Economic Excellence Recognition Program

Applications for the 2019 Economic Excellence Recognition open on January 2nd, 2020. Award deadline to apply is February 7, 2020.

»Link to 2019 Economic Excellence Recognition Application

Recipients of the 2018 Economic Excellence Recognition will be honored and awarded their certificates of excellence at the TEDC's 2019 Legislative Conference in Austin, Texas, during the breakfast on Thursday, February 21, 2019.  Link to Press Release

About the Economic Excellence Recognition Program

In an effort to continue strengthening the knowledge and skills of economic development professionals and volunteers throughout the state, the Texas Economic Development Council has instituted its Economic Excellence Recognition Program. Organizations are eligible to apply for the Economic Excellence Recognition each year. Past recipients are encouraged to apply each year in order to keep their recognition current.

This program has the following objectives:

  *  Provide recognition to ED organizations that meet a desired threshold of
  *  Encourage professional staff membership and involvement in TEDC
  *  Encourage EDO Board member attendance at TEDC training
  *  Continue to underscore TEDC as the pre-eminent organization
      advocating professional economic development in Texas.