2019 Rules and Eligibility Requirements
The submissions must be received by 5 p.m. CT on March 1, 2019.
Only online submissions will be accepted.
Submitted projects or activities must be in the North Central Texas region. See map.
Submitted projects or activities must exemplify or promote one or more of the Principles of Development Excellence and must promote the Center of Development Excellence's mission.
Joint or team applicants are encouraged, where applicable, with all major project participants identified in the submission.
Competing applications for the same project or activity will not be accepted.
Submissions will be accepted from both public- and private-sector applicants.
For an entry in the New Development, Redevelopment, or Special Development category, the project must, at minimum, be under construction by the submission deadline of March 1, 2019.
For an entry in the Raising Public Awareness category, the program/campaign/publication must have been aired/published/distributed by the submission deadline of March 1, 2019.
For an entry in the Public Policy and Planning category, the program/policy/plan must be adopted by the local government by the submission deadline of March 1, 2019.