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Regional Contest Information

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Shining Star Award


It is time to nominate Sweet Adelines for the Shining Star Award. Region 6 is proud to have so many amazing women who embody the spirit of our organization and have a considerable impact on their chorus, our region and beyond...with so many ‘stars’ all around us the Regional Management Team implemented a tradition with an award, aptly called the Northern Lights Shining Star Award!


This award is a once in a lifetime achievement. Each chorus has the ability to nominate a candidate for consideration once a year. Northern Lights Shining Star Award criteria:

  • Displays dedication and commitment to promote and embody the“Harmonize the World” motto with considerable impact
  • Gives her time, talents, and skills generously and selflessly
  • Serves to the best of her abilities for the joy of singing and the love of the organization
  • Takes an active role at the chapter level, participates actively in both chorus and regional activities and functions
  • Shows interest in, attends, or serves at educational events offered to the membership
  • Presents and promotes her chorus, the region, and SAI in the best and most positive way to the general public as a wonderful ambassador
  • Demonstrates superior dependability and ‘follow through’, loyalty, and enthusiasm and is an inspiration to fellow Sweet Adelines

By broadening the focus on the spirit and not exclusively on leadership at
Regional level, outstanding women in the region can be recognized who continue
to advance Sweet Adelines International in their chorus, communities and


Download nomination form.


Send nominations to Lyla Larson, Region 6 Membership Coordinator by March 25



Woman of Note Award


Do you have an Unsung Hero among you? The Woman of Note Award established in 2016, will once again recognize amazing women from each chapter. Please share with us and the entire region a member of your chorus that has stepped up, gone above and beyond or works quietly behind the scenes to champion your chorus! Each chorus can establish their own criteria. We will recognize your Woman of Note at the next regional convention in Minneapolis!

More information

Send nominations to Lyla Larson by March 25





Northern Lights Region 6 consists of 19 choruses and covers the states of North Dakota, Minnesota, part of South Dakota, Iowa, and Wisconsin, as well as parts of Manitoba and Ontario in Canada.

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Our region has many wonderfully  talented quartets to enhance the barbershop experience.They also compete in our regional contest each spring.


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