Submit nominees before January 10, 2020

We are now accepting nominees for the 2020 Regional Aboriginal Recognition Awards. Please visit our nominations page to view the categories, and to nominate someone.

2020 Event Details

32nd annual Regional Aboriginal Recognition Awards
February 8, 2020 at 5 p.m.
Shell Place Grand Ballroom in Fort McMurray

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What is RARA?

The Regional Aboriginal Recognition Awards recognizes individuals who have made positive contributions to the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo, including the communities of Fort McMurray, Fort Chipewyan, Anzac, Janvier, Fort MacKay, Conklin and Gregoire Lake in Alberta. Read more about RARA

Vision Statement

To bestow appreciation for the achievement of Aboriginal People in, or from, this region by recognizing excellence in specific fields; by doing this in such a way that more and more people and institutions participate in ensuring that the Regional Aboriginal Recognition Awards (R.A.R.A.) make a positive impact on the lives of all people.