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; nomination forms may be downloaded here (click here).
This year's award categories are:
Citizen of the Year
Open to any Kingman resident who has made a major contribution of time and energy toward improving our local quality of life.
Student of the Year
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.
Educator of the Year
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.
Organization of the Year
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.
Business of the Year
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.
Most Improved Commercial Property
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.
Public Service Award
Open to local government employees, fire, police, sheriff, hospitals, or any industry that provides a public service.
Chamber Member of the Year
Awarded to the Kingman Chamber Member that represents and supports the Kingman Area Chamber of Commerce above and beyond the call of duty.
Ambassador of the Year
Awarded to the Kingman Chamber Ambassador who represents and supports the Kingman Area Chamber of Commerce above and beyond the call of duty.
Young Professional of the Year (NEW for 2016)
An emerging leader/young professional, not older than 30, who exemplifies excellence, integrity, and initiative