State Planning Awards - Call for Submission

Mark your calendars! The APA Louisiana Chapter will be holding their annual Planning Conference this year from October 11, 2023 to October 13, 2023 in Alexandria. Keep a watch in this newsletter for a volunteer opportunities, the call for presentations, and the call for State Planning Awards. 

State Planning Awards - Call for Submission

Every year Louisiana APA recognizes exceptional planning around the state. This includes the following categories. Below are the categories for application. Go to our website to learn more about each award. This year, you will have to log in with a gmail account to access the upload forms. If you do not have an account, you may email the information directly to APA-LA Info Officer. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Ashley Gremillion at

Deadline for Application is September 1, 2023.

State Planning Excellence Awards | Apply Here |

  • Excellence Award for a Plan
  • Excellence Award for a Process
  • Excellence Award for Implementation

State Planning Achievement Awards | Apply Here |

  • Enriching a Community's Quality of Life in Honor of Francis P. Keevers
  • Lifetime Achievement Award for Leadership
  • Elected Official
  • Student Achievement
  • Education or Advocacy
  • Chapter Volunteer of the Year
  • Green Building Award (presented jointly with USGBC)

 Great Places in Louisiana | More Information here |

  • Great Streets
  • Great Neighborhoods
  • Great Public Spaces


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