KUCIMAT Award Nomination Form

Please use this form to nominate someone for any of the following KUCIMAT Awards:


Edwin O. Stene Award for Managerial Excellence

This award recognizes individuals who have performed in an exceptional manner in the management of the organization in which they are employed.  This may include the establishment of a new and innovative program, resolution of a difficult organizational problem, completion of a long-term goal, or for their tangible commitment to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in our profession. 

KUCIMAT Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Award

This award recognizes individuals or communities that are playing a leadership role in placing the values of diversity, equity, and inclusion as local government priorities.  Through their actions, the recipients of this award will have made a lasting impact on their community, organization, and/or field of public administration by advancing policies of social justice, creating public spaces that are safe for all, or reforming systems that traditionally suppressed civic participation.  

Dena Laurent-Sorensen Profile in Courage Award

This award recognizes individuals who have made personal and/or professional progress by overcoming obstacles through exceptional courage, fortitude, and adherence to the high ideals which exemplify the urban management profession

KUCIMAT Lifetime Achievement Award

This award recognizes individuals who have, through cumulative career achievements and successes furthered the purpose of the KUCIMAT organization. 

Intern Excellence Award

This award recognizes City Management Fellows who have performed in an exceptional manner during their internship year. 


Please choose from one of the following awards
Please describe why you believe this person should receive this award (max. 500 words).
Please attach any supporting documentation you believe strengthens your nomination: letters of recommendation, award letters, resumes, etc.
Files must be less than 50 MB.
Allowed file types: gif jpg jpeg png pdf doc docx.