The United Nations Public Service Awards(UNPSA) promotes and rewards innovation and excellence in public services in support of the realization of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the principle of leaving no one behind,  which form the core of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development.

The award is open to all public organizations, including governments and public sector institutions including public-private partnerships for delivering services. Nominations for the Awards for 2017 are invited in three categories:

  1. Reaching the poorest and most vulnerable through inclusive services and participation;
  2. Promoting transparency, accountability and integrity in public service; and
  3. Innovation and excellence in delivering health services

Nominations must be completed online on the UNPSA portal @

Click here for more Information on the award and the nomination process and requirements

The nomination period for the 2017 UNPSA closes on 28 February 2017.