Professional Excellence Awards

Recognize individual achievement that may have been accomplished through tenure with a number of local governments or organizations.

Program Excellence Awards

Presented to local governments and their chief administrators in recognition of their innovative and successful programs.

2019 ICMA Awards Winners

Meet the 2019 Local Government Excellence Award Winners

2020 Local Government Excellence Awards Nominations Have Closed

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Distinguished Service Award

This award is presented to an individual who has made a lasting impact on the community and the profession.

Honorary Member Award

This award is for an individual outside the profession of local government management because of their distinguished contributions.

Local Government Service Awards

Recognizing and honoring ICMA members' dedication to public service and professional management at the local level.

Certificates in Performance Management

ICMA Certificates in Performance management bring your jurisdiction the recognition it deserves for data-driven management and communication.