Award for Policy Excellence
ABOUT THE AWARD
Do you work with someone who is a master of the art of providing insightful and helpful policy advice? Delivering sound and helpful policy advice is a difficult task, requiring a high degree of skill and a lot of hard work to balance evidence, stakeholder concerns, feasibility and numerous other factors. Show your appreciation for these diligent professionals.
For public servants with more than five years of experience who have demonstrated excellence in policy
Must recognize an individual and not a team.
Must be currently employed by the public service (e.g. Federal, Provincial, Municipal government, or related agencies, boards, and commissions).
Must work for a public sector organization based in the province of Alberta.
Must have at least five years (continuous or not) years of public service experience.
Open to any role regardless of level of responsibility or level within organization.
Nominees and nominators may not be members of the Board of Directors of IPAC National, nor members of the Board of Directors of IPAC Edmonton or IPAC Calgary Regional Groups.
Nominees and nominators may not be members of the IPAC Edmonton Awards Committee.
2022 Winner coming soon!
2021 Carol Forster, Government of Canada, Western Economic Diversification
2020 Barbara L Smith, Government of Alberta, Health
2019 Bonnie Chan, Government of Alberta, Status of Women
2018 Ian Howatt, City of Edmonton
2017 Esther de Vos, Capital Region Housing Corporation
Nominations are now open.