How are Living Treasures Nominated?
Who can nominate a Living Treasure?
Anyone, anywhere is welcome to nominate a Los Alamos resident. Only three Treasures are named each year but all nominations are kept on file for future consideration.
When are nominations due?
Nominations may be submitted any time. Nominations must be received by April 30 and are reviewed in early May, along with the nominations already on file. At that time, the new Treasures are selected by the 9-member Living Treasurers Board.
What information should be included in the nomination?
When did the nominee come to Los Alamos;
How long has the nominee been involved in community activities;
In which areas has the nominee contributed to Los Alamos;
How has Los Alamos benefited from the nominee's activities;
Any additional information is welcome.
Where should the nominations be sent?
Living Treasures of Los Alamos
PO Box 1065
Los Alamos, NM 87544