The Government Operations Champion Award shall be awarded to an individual that champions the critical role of efficient, effective, equitable operations and demonstrates a passion that good government operations and programs will enhance the customer and citizen experience. 

Eligibility:

  • Nominees must currently be in state government or have worked in state government in the last 12 months.
  • Nominees may be from any state government agency (state CAOs are not eligible)
  • All senior leaders and department staff of the chief administrator are eligible to nominate a champion.
  • Nominees must be from a state that is a current member of NASCA.

Criteria: 

  • Selection of the Operations Champion honoree is based on two major criteria:
    • Accomplishments in their state in the field of government operations
    • Service and leadership in the field of government operations during their career

Deadline: June 29, 2022

How to Nominate:

  1. Download Nomination Template
    1. Complete the Nomination Template (format: Word Document)
  2. Click here to Submit your Nomination
    1. You will need to log into your NASCA Account - username: your email on file and password: password you created in the system.  If you have any challenges logging in please contact [email protected].
    2. Complete the nomination form.
    3. Upload your Nomination Template document.


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