Photo: Máret Rávdná M. Buljo 

Sápmi Awards

Sápmi Awards is a new venture in Jokkmokk meant to highlight the Sámi culture and traditions that enriches the region. The unique values and importance of the artists in different fields  is showcased at a festive summer event. In each category a sum of 100.000 Swedish Kronor is awarded to the winner. 

2014 winner in the Sámi-chef and food creating competition in the Sápmi Awards is Máret Rávdná M Buljo, reindeer herding Sámi woman from Lödingen in  the Nordland province of Norway.

Further reading:

Sápmi Awards - This Year's Winners