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2018 Northwest Passage Hall of Fame Nominations

By BCShippingNews 10 July 2018
2018 Northwest Passage Hall of Fame Nominations
Second annual award celebrates achievements in navigation and exploration of the Arctic...

The Vancouver Maritime Museum is pleased to announce that we are accepting open nominations for this year’s Northwest Passage Hall of Fame.
 
Launched in 2017, the Northwest Passage Hall of Fame (NWPHOF) Awards celebrates important achievements in navigation and exploration of the waterways through the high Arctic. Each year, the NWPHOF Awards honours one individual, one vessel, and one expedition to celebrate their achievements and historical significance.
Nominations to the NWPHOF can be made in the following categories:

  1. An individual (the nominee need not be living)
  2. A vessel
  3. An expedition

A Selection Committee is accepting nominations until July 31, 2018. The award winners will be announced at the NWPHOF on Thursday, October 18, 2018 at the Vancouver Maritime Museum.

Nomination forms may be downloaded at: www.nwphalloffame.org
Nomination forms must be emailed to: marketing@vanmaritime.com
 
The VMM is a world-leading maritime museum and a centre for dialogue, education and research regarding the maritime heritage of the Pacific and Arctic Oceans.