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2022 Ben Black Elk Award nomination form

2022
Ben Black Elk
Award Nomination Form



The BEN BLACK ELK AWARD recognizes an individual who has made an outstanding contribution to South Dakota's tourism industry. The award commemorates Ben Black Elk, a man remembered for his dedicated service to greeting visitors at Mount Rushmore National Memorial for more than 27 years.

 
Nominations are due by Friday, November 19, 2021.


The award will be presented on Thursday, January 20, 2022, at the 2022 South Dakota Governor's Conference on Tourism in Pierre, SD.
 
1. Nominee contact information:
  *This question is required.
3. Nominator contact information:
  *This question is required.