Best of Texas

Call for Entries: Best of Texas Awards 2019

All government and education organizations in Texas are invited to submit nominations (free of charge) to recognize IT professionals and programs.

by Janet Grenslitt / February 7, 2019

The Best of Texas Awards program was established to recognize IT professionals in Texas state and local government and educational organizations for their dedication, hard work and contributions.


Click here for more information about the contest or to submit a nomination:

An Evaluation Committee will review submissions in the following categories and select recipients. All projects nominated must be in production and fully operational by submission. An awards ceremony will be held at the Texas Digital Government Summit event on May 30, 2019, in Austin.

Please join us for one of the highest levels of professional acknowledgement within the Texas public sector IT community. Awards will be given in the following categories:

Management Award

  • Demonstrated Excellence in Project Management

Project Excellence Awards

  • Best Application Serving an Agency’s Business Needs
  • Best Application Serving the Public
  • Best IT Collaboration
  • Most Innovative Use of Citizen Engagement
  • Best Mobile/Wireless Project
  • Most Innovative Use of Data and Analytics

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