At the heart of our 40 years of success here at NEC are the students, faculty and community leaders. These amazing leaders joined us in celebrating at a fundraiser and awards celebration on Thursday, May 31. We recognized the achievements and leadership of alumni and board members.
These recipients below recieved the following awards:
Educational Excellence Award
2012 Patron Leonard George
This award recognizes the unique and important accomplishments of NEC graduates who have excelled and realized their continued educational goals.
Community Service Award
Under the distinguished patronage of Her Honour Mrs. Gwendolyn Point
This award recognizes the unique and important contributions of NEC graduates who have demonstrated excellence in community service.
Gertie Guerin Visionary Award
2012 Patron Tammy Harkey
Named after one of the founders of the Native Education College, this award recognizes the important accomplishments and contributions of a former NEC Board of Director who has demonstrated excellence in leadership.
2011 Academic Achievement Award
2012 Patron Wendy Grant John
This award recognizes the accomplishments an NEC Alumni member who has demonstrated outstanding academic performance from the most recent year of the program.
2012 Patron First Nations Summit Grand Chief Ed John
This award recognizes the unique and important accomplishments and contributions of NEC graduates who have demonstrated excellence in leadership in their careers.