Vice President Gore's Hammer Award recognizes teams of
federal employees and their partners whose work resulted in a government
that works better and costs less. The National Partnership for
Reinventing Government administers this award.
Plain Language Award
Vice President Gore's No Gobbledygook Award recognizes federal employees
who write regulations, letters, and other government documents in
plain language that anyone can understand. The National Partnership
for Reinventing Government administers this award.
GovExec: Clinton Administration Awards Last Plain Language Prize
President's Quality Award
The President's Quality Award Program, administered by the Office of
Personnel Management, recognizes federal organizations that have
documented high-performance management systems and approaches.
7/5/00: GovExec.com Eight Agencies Honored for Peak Performance
in American Government Award
This awards program of the Ford Foundation and Harvard University
provides cash awards to innovative programs of state, local, and federal
organizations. This award is administered by the John F. Kennedy School
of Government in partnership with the Council for Excellence in
Government. 2000 Finalists,
2000 Winners, Brownfields Redevelopment Initiative Receives 2000 Innovations in American Government Award, HUD HOPEVI Program Receives 2000 Innovations in American Government Award
21 Federal Semifinalists for Year 2000
Eighteen of the 21 federal projects named as semifinalists in the 2000
Innovations in American Government Award are connected to reinvention as
High Impact Agencies, Reinvention Labs, and Hammer Award winners.
Public Service Excellence Award
The Public Employees Roundtable and multiple co-sponsors recognize each
year the highest standards of excellence and innovation in federal,
state and local government. This site collects links to numerous other
awards available to government employees and organizations.
The Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award
The Baldrige quality program, managed by the Commerce Department's National Institute of Standards and
Technology, recognizes quality and business achievements of U.S.