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Elevate The State of Health In North Dakota –
Community Champion Awards

These awards reflect BCBSND Caring Foundation’s ongoing commitment to advancing community-centered solutions to eliminate barriers and improve the health and well-being of North Dakotans. The goal of these awards is to give recognition to high-impact community partners who are working to improve health equity, fill gaps in health care and ensure access in their communities. Three $5,000 awards will be awarded.

Application and Guidelines

Applications must be submitted by Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2023 at 5 p.m. (CST) to the BCBSND Caring Foundation via email at

The award applicants must:

  • Be a community-based or civic organization, non-profit or foundation, health care or social service provider
  • Demonstrate measurable improvements in health disparities through data-driven initiatives that address social determinants of health (SDoH) and disparities within underserved populations
  • Create models and inspire other organizations to initiate community-centered solutions to improve health and well-being 

Do you know an organization deserving of the Community Champion Award recognition? Download the flyer below and encourage them to apply!