Center for Digital Government

Call for Entries: Government Experience Awards 2018

The Center for Digital Government invites nominations for its Government Experience Awards, taking digital government awards to the next level with the experience of government and service delivery.

by Janet Grenslitt / March 1, 2018 0

The Center for Digital Government invites nominations for the Government Experience Awards, where the recognition of the previous Best of the Web and Digital Government Achievement Awards is taken to the next level, and we celebrate achievements and learn best practices from jurisdictions and organizations that have gone beyond the web to radically improve upon the experience of government, and push the boundaries of how services are delivered.

Submission Deadline: Tuesday, May 1, 2018.

For more information and entry form, visit          

Download the form for criteria, category descriptions, examples and the questions.

New in 2018: An informational and data-collection matrix is provided with many avenues/ methodologies or "channels" of government experience, such as the website, mobile devices and social media  - you are asked for details for up to the top 3 "channels"/methods of citizen/ business interaction with their government in one set of questions.

Overall Experience Awards
All U.S. state, county and city governments may nominate their jurisdictions’ experience in the Overall category:

Award categories:
State Government
County Government
City Government

Project Experience Awards
U.S. state and local governments and their individual agencies and departments, and U.S. federal agencies/departments may nominate their projects for the Project Experience Awards. Private sector companies may nominate in the Project Experience category, “Business-to-government”.

Award categories:
Federal Government agencies/departments

Top government jurisdictions, agencies and departments will be honored at a celebratory, high-energy awards event this fall, Sept. 28, 2018 in Austin, Texas.

If you have any questions, please contact Janet Grenslitt, Director of Surveys and Awards, at