Nominate an EMPLOYEE and/or TEAM for the Governor's Award

The Governor’s Awards for Excellence in Public Service recognize state team members who go above and beyond to serve North Dakotans and deliver on our shared purpose to Empower People, Improve Lives and Inspire Success. We encourage you to join us in recognizing those team members who truly make a difference for North Dakota, leaders at every level who approach challenges as opportunities focusing on the needs of our citizens and working as one across state government to best serve the state.

Nominations for the 2023 Governor’s Awards will be accepted through August 18. Recipients will be announced at the Governor’s Awards recognition event on September 7 at 12:00pm in the Russel Reid Auditorium at the North Dakota Heritage Center.

If you have any additional questions, please contact Danelle Hopkins,, (701) 328-1277.