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Outstanding Rural Health Awards

June 12, 2019

Coliseum • Clarion Hotel & Conference Center
5:15 pm Social Hour • 6:00 pm Banquet


What should I wear?
Business casual is suggested, but not required.

Who can attend?
The banquet is open to everyone. All age groups are welcome. In addition to conference attendees, we also encourage family, friends, and colleagues of the award recipients to attend.

How much does it cost to attend?

  • Awardee recipients receive two complimentary tickets for themselves and a guest.
  • Additional banquet ticket prices are
    • $30 adults
    • $15 for children 12 and under
      *Children will receive a chicken strip meal. If your child would prefer one of the adult meals, you must purchase a regular banquet ticket.

How do I purchase tickets?
You can purchase banquet tickets online. If you need assistance or have questions regarding banquet registration, please contact Kylie at (701) 777-5380 or

What forms of payment are accepted?
We accept cash, check, and online credit card payments.
Please note: We are only able to accept cash or check as payment onsite.

Make checks payable to UND and mail to:
Kylie Nissen, Senior Project Coordinator
UND Center for Rural Health
1301 N. Columbia Road, Stop 9037
Grand Forks, ND 58202-9037

How can I be sure I’m seated with my group?
In order to be seated with a specific awardee, you must submit your registration and seating preference no later than May 1, 2019. For general banquet attendance, with no seat preference, you can register at any time.

*We encourage you to register for the banquet ahead of time so we have an accurate head count for catering.

Where should I pick up or purchase my banquet ticket(s) when I arrive at the banquet?
Please go to the registration desk in the lobby to pick up or purchase your tickets.

What time does the banquet get over?
The banquet is usually finished by 8:00 pm.