Each December at our Awards Luncheon, the Dallas Genealogical Society recognizes members, local organizations, and nationally-known genealogists for their contributions to the genealogical community and to the goals of our society.
Please help the Awards Committee by recommending deserving people and groups. Nominations are due by December 1 for the following 2016 Awards:
Volunteer of the Year – Presented to a member who has generously volunteered time, expertise, talents, and abilities to the Society during the previous year.
Award of Merit – Presented to a DGS member who has consistently contributed time, talent, expertise, and abilities to the Society over a period of years.
Heritage Preservation Award – Presented to an individual, group, or organization in recognition of contributions to preserve, conserve, house, or collect family history.
Lloyd DeWitt Bockstruck Distinguished Service Award – Presented to an individual for outstanding contributions to the genealogical community on a national level.
Please submit a recommendation for a specific award through our website. You may also review past recipients at this same link.
Alternatively, you may send a nomination via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include the following information:
– Name of the Nominee
– Award for which you are nominating this person
– a statement explaining why you feel your nominee deserves the recognition
This year’s Awards Luncheon is on Saturday, December 10. Members may attend for free. Registration details will be available soon.
The 2016 Awards Committee members are Tony Hanson, chair, plus Sandra Crowley, Jimmy Walters, and Lisa Ross.