The APA-IL Chapter recognizes outstanding plans and individuals across Illinois each year through our Awards Program. We've E X T E N D E D the nomination deadline until 5:00 pm CST on Friday, June 28, 2019. Those interested in submitting a nomination should review the 2019 APA-IL Awards Nomination Packet which outlines eligibility and submission guidelines.
Visit the 2019 Awards Program webpage to submit your online nomination. Award winners will be honored at the 2019 APA-IL State Conference in Evanston, IL, September 25, 2019.
Submit your project / individual in one of two categories:
Daniel Burnham Award for a Comprehensive Plan
Healthy & Active Community
Planning Advocate Award
Distinguished Service or Contribution Award
Emerging Planner Award
The submission process is entirely online; please note that hard copy submissions will NOT be accepted. Award information can be found on the chapter awards website. Nominations are now due by 5:00 pm CST, Friday June 28, 2019. If you have questions about the 2019 Awards Program please contact the APA-IL Awards Chair, Christina Bader, AICP, at firstname.lastname@example.org
What if I can't send a check to you the same day I submit an application? No problem, we will accept checks until 5:00 pm July 5, 2019. What information will I need to fill out an application? What support documents do I need to submit? Download the 2019 APA-IL Awards Program and read through the process on page 4. A sample of the online nomination application is on page 5. If the organization nominating is the funding agency, do we still need a letter of support? Yes, a letter of support is still needed. For more information, please download the Awards Program Nomination Packet or visit ilapa.org/awards