Local Government Innovation Awards (LGIA)

Are you a school, city, or county that has been innovating to improve services or reduce the cost of local government? Share your innovation for a chance to win $10,000 and a professional video highlighting your effort!

The Local Government Innovation Awards recognizes the creative ways counties, cities, and schools are making Minnesota better and doing things differently.
The 2013 Awards submission period is now closed. Thank you to everyone who shared about their innovative work! Stay tuned for the announcement of the Award winners later this year.
LGIA 2013 Overview
Background about the Local Government Innovation Awards 2013, including prizes, timeline, and entry details.

Guidelines & Judging Criteria
Information about eligibility requirements and judging criteria for Awards.
Learn about the organizations that support and sustain the LGIA.

Answers to frequently asked questions about the LGIA.

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