Applications are now open for SOLGM’s 2021 Awards, Exchanges and Scholarships

We are excited to let you know that applications are now open for our 2021 Awards, Exchanges and Scholarships.

This is an opportunity to showcase your organisation with one of our Excellence Awards, develop your leadership skills through our Leadership Scholarship or Emerging Leader of the Year Award, or learn about local government in another country with one of our Overseas Manager Exchanges. Find out more about the Excellence Awards and the 2020 Award Category Winners.

The 2021 LGFA SOLGM Local Government Excellence Award® categories are: 


There's also a Supreme Award - there's no need to enter this, one of the winners from the Excellence Award categories will be selected as the Supreme Award winner. 

The SOLGM Overseas Manager Exchanges are: 

The SOLGM Leadership Scholarships are: 

The closing date for entries and applications is 17 February 2021 at 5pm.

Winners will be announced at our 2021 Gala Dinner  on 6 May 2021 in Wellington.