Application for the Silver Thistle Award
"Scot of the Year"
Application Deadline: November 30, 2023
The Nevada Society of Scottish Clans annually presents the Silver Thistle Award to a
Scot of the Year to recognize an American of Scottish ancestry for their outstanding
service and significant contributions to the people and communities of
Northern Nevada or Northeast California.
This prestigious award recognizes
· Americans of Scottish ancestry
· for their outstanding service to the people and communities of northern Nevada
and northeast California through their significant contributions in business,
medicine, education, fine arts and/or philanthropy in northern Nevada or
· This person must be a permanent resident of northern Nevada or northeast
California and need not be a member of the Nevada Society of Scottish Clans.