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First Annual Local Government Cybersecurity Partnering Awards

George Mason and the State and Local Government Cybersecurity Partnering Initiative are inviting nominees for the first annual Local Government Cybersecurity Partnering Awards (LGCP Awards).

The Awards program builds upon the Mason – NSF City and County Cybersecurity Partnering research project which includes facilitating and fostering local and state government cybersecurity partnering and collaboration.

The Awards celebrate and honor local governments and local government staff for innovation and excellence in cybersecurity in the categories of:

  • Local Governments 
    • Partnership and Collaboration
    • Policy Innovation
    • Technology Adoption and Application
  • Local Government Staff 
    • Vision and Leadership
    • Lifetime Contribution

Award nominations may be submitted by a local government or local government staff or partners of a nominated organization.

Nominations open on September 15th, 2021 and the nominations deadline is November 1st, 2021.  

Click HERE to submit a nomination for the Mason Local Government Cybersecurity Partnering Awards

Click HERE to join us for the virtual awards celebration on Thursday, December 2nd at 7:00 p.m. featuring talks by cybersecurity leaders and highlighting the awardees initiatives and insights.

Please send questions to J.P. Auffret