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Call for Entries Begins: December 5, 2017

Final Deadline: Emailed by noon on Friday, January 20, 2017

Notification: February 3, 2017

Awards Presentation: February 9 - Governor's Conference on Economic Development

Winners will be recognized at WEDA’s Governor’s Conference on Economic Development. All entrants are encouraged to register and attend.

All award submissions must be sent electronically to


The WEDA Awards committee, an established impartial panel, will screen the nominations to ensure that they are complete and appropriate. The panel will then interview the listed references. At the conclusion of this process the committee will recommend a finalist in each category to the WEDA Board. The WEDA Board will make the final selections

Only WEDA members in good standing can submit nominations. Nominations are limited to two (2) typewritten pages in length. Please use the appropriate form as a cover for the nomination and submit to the Awards Committee,

2017 Nominations will be accepted in one (1) category:


2017 Award Categories Frequently Asked Questions


  1. Can my organization submit multiple nominations? Your organization may submit more than one entry including multiple submissions for the same category. A separate entry form is required for each.
  2. Can I submit an entry on behalf of another organization or person? You may submit an entry on behalf of yourself or a colleague or another organization.
  3. How will I know that my entry has been received? A confirmation email will be sent upon receipt of your entry. Please allow 2 business days.  



Nomination Form for 2018 Awards available December 2017:

  • Organization (government bodies or agencies, business groups, schools, non-profits, etc.)
  • Young Professional


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