SOAR Awards

Soaring to great heights in Tribal Government

The Office of Internal Audit with the support of the Audit & Ethics Committee has developed the “Success in Operations, Accountability and Reporting” (S.O.A.R.) awards program to recognize fiscal excellence within the Tribal Government. 2013 marked the first year for these awards. Awards are made annually.


The objectives of the SOAR award program are to encourage and promote:

  • Fiscal Responsibility
  • Sound Fiscal Decisions
  • Best Business Practices
  • Transparency

Nomination Deadline: June 18, 2021

Award Guidelines  | SOAR 2021 Nomination Form |  SOAR 2019 Award Recipients


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