National Partnership for Reinventing Government

September 30 Is Deadline for Hammer Award Nominations

September 30 is the deadline for Hammer Award nominations, according to Leslie Schwager, Hammer Award coordinator at the National Partnership for Reinventing Government.

"Since nominations must first be approved by the applicant's agency, applicants should get in touch with their agency's point of contact as soon as possible to find out their agency's internal deadline," she said. The POCs are listed on

Vice-President Gore's Hammer Award is presented to teams of federal employees who have made significant contributions in support of reinventing government principles.

More information on the Hammer Award can be found at or by calling Ms. Schwager at (202) 694-0107.

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