Each year the Institute of Public Administration of Canada (IPAC) presents the Alberta Lieutenant Governor’s Award.
The award recognizes the exceptional achievement of a person who has:
1) Shown distinctive leadership in public administration or
2) Who has made a significant contribution in the field of public administration in the province by writings or other endeavors
The award pays tribute to public sector practitioners whose careers exhibit the highest standards of excellence, dedication and accomplishments.
It seeks to provide recognition of an outstanding individual and to underscore the efforts of creative, highly skilled individuals in the public sector.
The award recognizes outstanding contributions on a sustained basis rather than as a result of a single initiative. Candidates will be judged based on criteria which include their leadership skills, innovation/creativity, accomplishment/impact, and community involvement.
Nomination deadline: October 14, 2011