2019 Awards of Excellence now open for entries!

April 15, 2019

We are pleased to announce the start of the 2019 Awards of Excellence contest. Early-bird entries are now being accepted through the "Awards of Excellence" tab on the left. The link to submit entries will take you to our microsite, which explains the  categories, rules, etc. Payment for your entry fees can be made through this site - updated payment info should now be correct.

If you have questions or concerns, please contact the 2019 Awards Chair, Jennifer Finch at

Please remember, entries must have been created between January 1 and December 31, 2018. Early-bird entry ends at 11:59 p.m. EST on April 28, 2019 (fees for members are $35 per entry during this time, non-member fees are $50 per entry). Beginning April 29, 2019, fees increase by $15 per entry for both groups.

Thanks for your interest in this contest, which recognizes the best work by county information officers across the country!