Eleventh Annual Excellence in Virginia Government Awards
The L. Douglas Wilder School of Government and Public Affairs at Virginia Commonwealth University has extended the nominations deadline for the 11th annual Excellence in Virginia Government Awards (EVGA) to Fri., Aug. 14.
The awards honor individuals and organizations that have made distinctive contributions to the practice of government and the well-being of Virginia’s communities and citizens. The awards recognize leadership in seven categories: lifetime achievement, innovation in government, public-private partnership, community enhancement, unsung heroes, expansion of freedom and public information. Nomination forms can be found here.
Established in 2005, the awards ceremony and luncheon are hosted by the Wilder School and coordinated by members of a selection committee that includes alumni as well as leaders from the private and public sectors. This year’s awards will be presented on Fri., Nov. 13, at the Richmond Marriott.