The Center for Nonprofit Advancement, in partnership with The Washington Post, is accepting applications for The Washington Post Award for Excellence in Nonprofit Management. The deadline for applications is January 6, 2014. Here's five outstanding reasons to apply for this prestigious award:
- It's FREE to apply!
- EVERY applicant receives feedback on their management practices from The Washington Post Award Selection Committee—a team of professionals from across the greater Washington region.
- Completing the application is a great way to assess your organization’s management strengths and opportunities for improvement.
- Up to two organizations will receive Honorable Mention Awards including a $2,500 grant and recognition in an adverstisement in The Washington Post.
- One organization will be named The Washington Post 2014 Award Winner, receiving a $10,000 grant and recognition by The Washington Post.
In its 20th year of competition, The Washington Post Award for Excellence in Nonprofit Management rewards management competence, recognizes innovation and promotes sustainable best practices. The 2013 recipient of The Washington Post Award was Good Shepherd Housing and Family Services, a nonprofit social service organization that reduces homelessness, increases community support, and promotes the potential for self-sufficiency in Fairfax County, Virginia.
The competition is open to any 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization based in the Washington metropolitan area.