Nominations open for 2023 Excellence in Virginia Government Awards
Nominations are open through Nov. 1.
From: Human Resources
Do you know a worthy individual or organization that deserves recognition? Nominations for the Excellence in Virginia Government Awards are open through Nov. 1.
The awards, a signature program of Virginia Commonwealth University’s L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs, recognize individuals and organizations that have made noteworthy contributions to the practice of government and the betterment of the state.
"These awards recognize outstanding work at all levels of government in Virginia and honor dedicated public service, innovative approaches, and commitment to excellence,” said Susan T. Gooden, dean of the Wilder School.
The awards recognize excellence in seven categories: Lifetime Achievement Award; Community Enhancement Award (individual, group, or government entity); Grace E. Harris Leadership Award; Hill-Robinson Expansion of Freedom Award; Innovation in Government Award; Public-Private Partnership Award; and Unsung Heroes Award.
Want to learn more?
The 16th Excellence in Virginia Government Awards ceremony will take place from noon to 2 p.m. on Tuesday, April 11, 2023, at the Richmond Marriott.
For questions about the awards, contact Paula Otto, senior director of special projects, L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs, at email@example.com.