American Planning Association - Illinois Chapter

The 2014 Awards Program
Call for Nominations

The Illinois Chapter of the American Planning Association is pleased to invite nominations for the 2014 Chapter Awards Program. New for 2014, nominations can be submitted in two categories, Project Awards and Service Awards. In each category there are sub-categories:

Project Awards Service Awards
Daniel Burnham Award for a Comprehensive Plan Distinguished Service or
Contribution Award
Strategic Plan Planning Advocate Award
Best Practice Young Planner Award
Community Outreach  
Student Project  

The nomination deadline is 5:00 p.m. on Friday, August 22, 2014.
Materials after this date will NOT be accepted.

To submit a nomination, click on the appropriate button below:
(a new window will open with the nomination form)

2014 APA-IL Awards Nomination Form - Projects2014 APA-IL Awards Nomination Form - Student Projects2014 APA-IL Awards Nomination Form - Service

Click here for category descriptions, criteria, rules & requirements.

Award winners will be recognized at the 2014 APA-IL State Conference
during a luncheon on Thursday, October 2, 2014 in Evanston, IL.
Arrangements can be made for winners unable to attend.


  1. The Chapterís Awards Program affirms the value of your planning work and provides opportunities for local and statewide recognition.
  2. A multi-disciplinary awards jury provides insight and perspective in the selection of award winners.
  3. Winners will be invited to a formal presentation of all awards will be made at the 2014 APA-IL State Conference. In addition, members of the APA-IL Executive Committee will be available to present the awards in the community in which the project was conducted, or other appropriate venue identified by the award winner.
  4. Submitting an award nomination is easy. Nominations must be submitted in electronic format! Simply fill out the form below and pay the nomination fee via PayPal.

 If you have questions about the Award Program
contact , APA-IL Vice President.

Archive of past winners (1999 - 2013)
2013 Awards Luncheon Presentation
2010 Awards Luncheon Presentation
2009 Awards Luncheon Program
2008 Awards Luncheon Program

2007 Awards Luncheon Program

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