Grønlands hjemmestyres Fortjenstmedalje
Medal of Merit of the Greenlandish Home-Rule
Greenlandish: Nersornaat

Official abbreviation: Grøn.Hjst.M.

Instituted May 1st. 1989, in connection with the ten year anniversary of the Greenlandic home rule.

Awarded in Gold or Silver for meritious service for Greenland in fields such as public service, business, art or science.
A maximum of 1 golden and 5 silver medals may be awarded each year.

Design: Worn in a ribbon showing the Greenlandish Flag turned on its side. Obverse shows a polar bear.

Obverse of the fullsize and the miniature medal (larger picture wanted). Image courtesy of

Opdateret d. 29.6.2013