Deadline Approaching for GFOA’s 2020 Awards for Excellence Program

The Government Finance Officers Association’s (GFOA) Awards for Excellence in Government Finance recognize innovative contributions in the field of government finance and leading examples of best practice implementation. The awards stress practical, documented work that offers leadership to the profession and promotes improved public finance.

The deadline to submit applications is September 30, 2019.

Entries may be submitted for consideration in one of the following Awards for Excellence categories:

  • Creative Solution to Common Challenge
  • Exceptionally Well Implemented GFOA Best Practice

Criteria examined when considering an application for the award include local significance and value, technical significance, transferability, documentation, the cost/benefit analysis, efficiency, originality, and durability. Membership in the GFOA is not required to apply for an award.

For more information, please read GFOA’s FAQs for the Awards for Excellence program.