The OGE Program Excellence and Innovation Awards recognize executive branch agencies that demonstrate ethics program success as a result of excellent or innovative program efforts. Recipients demonstrate a strong commitment to excellence in ethics program management; employ innovative approaches to teach employees about ethics; use model practices to encourage understanding and awareness of ethical behaviors; and, create a stronger ethical culture as a result of these efforts.
OGE awarded the 2010 Education and Communication Award to 19 executive branch ethics programs.
The U.S. Office of Government Ethics is pleased display the winners of the 2011 Program Excellence and Innovation Awards. Thirty-six agencies displayed nearly one hundred products at the 2011 National Government Ethics Conference. Of these Program Excellence and Innovation Award winners, several won further distinction by having their products voted as the best in several categories by the ethics community. 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. OGE is also proud to recognize those agencies whom have demonstrated coordinated campaigns to build organizational integrity.