Still time to nominate a Champion!

There is still time to nominate a Champion for 2019 induction to the South Dakota Hall of Fame. Nominations are due by February 1 at midnight CST.

Champions can come from anywhere, and from any walk of life. We want to hear about anyone who has pursued excellence and contributed to the life we enjoy in South Dakota.

We want to hear about your Champion of Excellence

Share Their Story with a Nomination

 

NOMINATION

Anyone may nominate an individual, living or deceased, to be considered for induction into the South Dakota Hall of Fame. Self-nomination is not permitted.

ELIGIBILITY

Nominees must have resided in South Dakota for a portion of their life and must have qualifications, attributes, and achievement with a statewide impact. All nominations will be considered for three years.

PROCESS & MATERIALS

  •  Summary Biography up to 200 words
  • (3) Letters of Reference
  • (5) Supporting Information (documents, URLs and video)
  • Three questions with answers up to 200 words each showing the nominee’s statewide impact

Nominations due by February 1 at midnight CST

Get inspired to nominate your own Champion of Excellence!

Browse the more than 700 inductees to the South Dakota Hall of Fame and get inspired to nominate your own Champion of Excellence! Visit the directory of past inductees here.

Nominations are due by February 1 at midnight CST.

We want to hear about your Champion of Excellence

Share Their Story with a Nomination

Champions can come from anywhere, and from any walk of life. We want to hear about anyone who has pursued excellence and contributed to the life we enjoy in South Dakota.

NOMINATION

Anyone may nominate an individual, living or deceased, to be considered for induction into the South Dakota Hall of Fame. Self-nomination is not permitted.

ELIGIBILITY

Nominees must have resided in South Dakota for a portion of their life and must have qualifications, attributes, and achievement with a statewide impact. All nominations will be considered for three years.

PROCESS & MATERIALS

  •  Summary Biography up to 200 words
  • (3) Letters of Reference
  • (5) Supporting Information (documents, URLs and video)
  • Three questions with answers up to 200 words each showing the nominee’s statewide impact

Nominations due by February 1 at midnight CST

Honor excellence with a nomination to the Hall of Fame

Do you know a Champion? Champions can come from anywhere, and from any walk of life. We want to hear about anyone who has pursued excellence and contributed to the life we enjoy in South Dakota.

We want to hear about your Champion of Excellence

Share Their Story with a Nomination

 

NOMINATION

Anyone may nominate an individual, living or deceased, to be considered for induction into the South Dakota Hall of Fame. Self-nomination is not permitted.

ELIGIBILITY

Nominees must have resided in South Dakota for a portion of their life and must have qualifications, attributes, and achievement with a statewide impact. All nominations will be considered for three years.

PROCESS & MATERIALS

  •  Summary Biography up to 200 words
  • (3) Letters of Reference
  • (5) Supporting Information (documents, URLs and video)
  • Three questions with answers up to 200 words each showing the nominee’s statewide impact

Nominations due by February 1 at midnight CST

Nominate a Champion!

Do you know a Champion? Champions can come from anywhere, and from any walk of life. We want to hear about anyone who has pursued excellence and contributed to the life we enjoy in South Dakota.

We want to hear about your Champion of Excellence

Share Their Story with a Nomination

 

NOMINATION

Anyone may nominate an individual, living or deceased, to be considered for induction into the South Dakota Hall of Fame. Self-nomination is not permitted.

ELIGIBILITY

Nominees must have resided in South Dakota for a portion of their life and must have qualifications, attributes, and achievement with a statewide impact. All nominations will be considered for three years.

PROCESS & MATERIALS

  •  Summary Biography up to 200 words
  • (3) Letters of Reference
  • (5) Supporting Information (documents, URLs and video)
  • Three questions with answers up to 200 words each showing the nominee’s statewide impact

Nominations due by February 1 at midnight CST

Celebrating Acts of Excellence Across South Dakota

Thank you to everyone that could join us in November for our Acts of Excellence Celebrations in Sioux Falls and Rapid City. Please enjoy some images below of the recent recipients that were recognized last month.

Rapid City Area Recipients

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Rapid City Area Recipients (click on each title to learn more):

  1. North Middle School: Creating An Environment of Excellence
  2. The Dahl Art Center through the Decades: Brainchild of Art Dahl
  3. Children’s Memorial Garden
  4. Museum Preserves History of Civilian Conservation Corps
  5. Rapid City Airport Roof Goes Green
  6. Boy Scout Builds Miniature Libraries
  7. From Medicine to Actor – Streeter Shining

Sioux Falls Area Recipients

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Sioux Falls Area Recipients (click on each title to learn more):

  1. 2017 Tour of Mid-West Ambassadors of Music
  2. All Saints Neighborhood Association
  3. Clair Halverson – Rocking Comfort for Neonatal Newborns
  4. Using Art to Raise Awareness of Endangered Species
  5. Harrisburg Middle School:  Solving World Problems Through Empathy
  6. Katie Donates Her “Real” Heart
  7. Stockyards Ag Experience Tells Farming’s Story
  8. Creating a Lifeline for Military Veterans

 

Submit your own Acts of Excellence on our website here.

We are hiring!

Join Our Team!

The South Dakota Hall of Fame is looking for an experienced individual to undertake a variety of day-to-day visitor services and office tasks, provide programming and event support, and oversee facility management.

You will be an integral part of our team to ensure that our nonprofit runs smoothly and is successful in our mission to champion a culture of excellence in South Dakota.

Position location: Chamberlain, SD

Compensation: $37,440 to $41,600 yearly salary depending on experience. Excellence benefits package including, health care, pension, vacation, and sick leave and holiday pay.

Schedule:  Monday – Friday 9 am to 5 pm, with limited weekends & evenings as needed due to periodic events. Occasional travel within the state may be required.

How to Apply: Provide letter of interest and resume to ceo@sdhalloffame.com by December 6 to be considered for interviews starting in mid December. Applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.

Inquiries are welcome to CEO Greta Chapman, 605.430.0792 or ceo@sdhalloffame.com

Full Program Services Position Description: www.sdexcellence.org/hiring

 

 

We are hiring!

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The South Dakota Hall of Fame is looking for an experienced individual to undertake a variety of day-to-day visitor services and office tasks, provide programming and event support, and oversee facility management.

You will be an integral part of our team to ensure that our nonprofit runs smoothly and is successful in our mission to champion a culture of excellence in South Dakota.

Position location: Chamberlain, SD

Compensation: $37,440 to $41,600 yearly salary depending on experience. Excellence benefits package including, health care, pension, vacation, and sick leave and holiday pay.

Schedule:  Monday – Friday 9 am to 5 pm, with limited weekends & evenings as needed due to periodic events. Occasional travel within the state may be required.

How to Apply: Provide letter of interest and resume to ceo@sdhalloffame.com by December 6 to be considered for interviews starting in mid December. Applications will continue to be accepted until the position is filled.

Inquiries are welcome to CEO Greta Chapman, 605.430.0792 or ceo@sdhalloffame.com

Full Program Services Position Description: www.sdexcellence.org/hiring