2011 Program Excellence and Innovation Awards

The U.S. Office of Government Ethics is pleased to display a virtual Exhibit Hall from the 2011 National Government Ethics Conference. There are thirty-six agencies, many with multiple items to display. During the conference, the ethics community voted on the best products in several categories. Winners of the People's Choice awards are designated so that you can view the submissions your peers thought were the best in each category. Click on the name of the agency's products to view the Fact Sheets for that agency's display. OGE is also proud to recognize those agencies whom have demonstrated coordinated campaigns to build organizational integrity. These agencies are also designated below.

Department of the Army
Winner of Best in Show for its Financial Disclosure Management System (FDM)
Winner of Best e-Filing System for its Financial Disclosure Management System (FDM)
Featured Products: Financial Disclosure Management System (FDM)

Environmental Protection Agency
Winner of Best e-Learning Training for "A Window to the World: Ethics and Social Media"
Featured Products: "A Window to the World: Ethics and Social Media". This module is available through arrangement with the EPA Ethics Office. Contact information can be found on the Fact Sheet.

Federal Emergency Management Agency
Winner of Best Job Aid for its FEMA Ethics Guide
Featured Products: FEMA Ethics Guide, Adjunct Ethics Attorney Basic Training Course.

Department of Labor
Winner of Best Leadership Initiative for its Department of Labor Agency Leadership Initiative.
Featured Products: DOL Agency Leadership Initiative.

National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency
Winner of Best Video for "278s in (Roughly) 278 Seconds".
Featured Products: "278s in (Roughly) 278 Seconds".

Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration
Winner of the Best Classroom Training for its Ethics Baseball classroom training.
Featured Products: Ethics 450 Review Checklist, Ethics Kneeboard, Ethics Survey and Metrics of Live Training, Ethics Baseball classroom training

Department of Energy
Winner of the Best Self Assessment for its internal ethics program review.
Featured Products: Internal Program Review Program and Expanded Development and Communication, Internal collaboration, Using Technology for Efficiency

Department of the Interior
Winner of the Best Ethics Event for its Ethics Town Hall Program.
Winner of the Best Product to Raise Awareness for its "I Heart Ethics" stickers.
Winner of the Campaign to Build Organizational Integrity Award.
Featured Products: DOI 2009-2011 Ethics Education and Outreach Initiative, which included: Satellite Broadcasts, Ethics Program Expansion, DEC Summit, Agency Specific Training, Communication and Coordination, Ethics Town Halls, Ethics Express Newsletter, "I Heart Ethics" stickers.

Federal Energy Regulatory Agency
Winner of the Best Poster for its "Let's Get Ethical!" poster series.
Winner of the Campaign to Build Organizational Integrity Award.
Featured Products: "Let's Get Ethical!" Poster, Employee Ethics Manual with Certification, Quick Reference Business Cards, Online Training Video, Ethics Email Inbox, Ethics News Flash Emails

Bonneville Power Administration
Winner of the Campaign to Build Organizational Integrity Award.
Featured Products: Ethics Hotline, BPA Code of Conduct, Employee Surveys, National Corporate Compliance and Ethics Week, BPA Ethics Website, Internal Review

Department of Health and Human Services
Winner of the Campaign to Build Organizational Integrity Award.
Featured Products: 2010 AET and IEO for Non-Career Employees, DEC Workshops and Quarterly Meetings, 2010 AET: Web Version, HHS IEO for Regular Employees, New DEC/EC Coordinator Orientation

Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation
Winner of the Campaign to Build Organizational Integrity Award.
Featured Products: Targeted Training, Use of Feedback Devices, Ethics Open House, E-Filing Implementation, Online Survey, Online Training, Ethics in Contracting

Securities and Exchange Commission
Winner of the Campaign to Build Organizational Integrity Award.
Featured Products: EPS-Ethics Program System, Laminated Post Employment Card, Mandatory Post Employment Briefings, SEC Ethics Handbook, Twice Weekly Agency-wide Ethics Emails

Department of Veteran's Affairs-IntegratedEthics Initiative
Winner of the Campaign to Build Organizational Integrity Award.
Featured products: IntegratedEthics Initiative

Federal Bureau of Investigation
Featured Products: "The Squad" video, FBI Ethics Pocket Guide

National Technical Information Service
Featured Products: FDOnline financial disclosure system

National Institute of Nursing Research
Featured Product: Electronic Submission of Official Duty Activity Request

Nuclear Regulatory Commission
Featured Product: Ethics Management (EM) System

Department of Commerce
Featured Product: "Ethics Quarrel" classroom training

Department of Housing and Urban Development
Featured Product: Web-based Agency Ethics Cartoons

National Credit Union Administration
Featured Products: NCUA "Deal or No Deal Ethics Training", NCUA Drawstring Cooler Bags

Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys
Featured Product: EOUSA Financial Disclosure System (EFDS)

Farm Credit Administration
Featured Product: Fabfile Electronic Financial Disclosure System

National Institute of Mental Health
Featured Product: Ethics Made Easy

National Science Foundation
Featured Product: NSF eFile

Department of Agriculture
Featured Products: Ethics One-Pagers, FD Online Implementation, USDA Annual Ethics Conference

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid
Featured Products: Customer Outreach and Education, CMS Ethics Guide for Employees

Federal Housing Finance Agency
Featured Product: 2010 Ethical Leadership Training for Supervisors

Department of Transportation-Office of the Inspector General
Featured Products: "The Inspector" Newsletter, Job Aid for Gifts Between Employees, Tips for Completing Your New Entrant Confidential Financial Disclosure job aid, Conflict of Interest Roles and Responsibilities job aid

Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation, and Enforcement
Featured Product: 2010 OSMRE Ethics Road Show

U.S. Agency for International Development
Featured Product: Ethics in Development Program

Federal Trade Commission
Featured Product: "Are You Smarter Than an Ethics Official" classroom training

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
Featured Product: Annual NIEHS Ethics Day

Department of Defense-Office of the Inspector General
Featured Product: The Human Capital Strategic Plan

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
Featured Product: NINDS Ethics Quarterly Update Newsletter

Department of the Army-Communications-Electronics Command (CECOM)
Featured Products: Ethics Smart Cards

U.S. Office of Government Ethics
Featured Products: Ethics Poster Contest, Alternate Reality Game, Statutes and Regulations Training Videos, Book Deals Online Training Module, New Website, International Products