Since 1978, in the spirit of Kingman hometown legend Andy Devine...
The Andy Awards are the Kingman Area Chamber of Commerce's annual event recognizing individuals, businesses, and organizations in Kingman who make a significant contribution to the community. Anyone may submit a nomination form. Nominations for the 2019 Andy Awards are open now. Nominations end at 5pm on September 3rd so make sure to submit your nomination soon! You can download the nomination form as a fillable PDF and return it to the Chamber's office.
This year's award categories are:
Open to any Kingman resident who has made a major contribution of time and energy toward improving our local quality of life.
Open to any Kingman student (grade one through college) whose efforts have made a positive impact on our community and who sets an exemplary role model for others.
Open to any teacher, counselor, school administrator, or member of the clergy who has established himself/herself as an outstanding role model for students and other educators.
Open to any formally recognized non-profit civic group that has made a concentrated effort through its nature or a specific project toward the betterment of Kingman.
Awarded to any formally recognized Kingman business that has made a deliberate and focused effort, by its nature or through a specific project, to improve our local quality of life while maintaining a rigorous standard of work excellence.
Open to any Kingman resident who has dedicated his/her life, year after year, to the advancement of Kingman and its citizens.
Open to any resident who has upgraded an existing non-residential building, improving the area and increasing neighborhood property values. At least one photo must be submitted with nomination. “Before” and “After” photos are best. Does not include new construction.
Open to local government employees, fire, police, sheriff, hospitals, or any industry that provides a public service.
An emerging leader/young professional, not older than 30, who exemplifies excellence, integrity, and initiative in his or her profession and is a business role model.
The Andy Awards Dinner will be held at 6pm on September 23rd, 2019 at the Mohave County Fairgrounds. Nominations are due by the end of business on September 3, 2019. Don't wait, submit your nomination today!
2018 Andy Award Winners