Rules & Eligibility – 2017 Golden Post Awards

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ENTRY DEADLINE: Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. PT

ELIGIBILITY: Eligible agencies include any government or quasi government entity or program from a city, town, township, village, borough, county, state, regional or tribal government or territory of the United States.

This awards program is NOT open to federal agencies, educational institutions, military, or any agency outside of the United States or its territories. Members of the GSMCON Advisory Team or their agencies are not eligible during the year they actively serve on the Team.

Entries must include all required information in order to be considered.

TIMEFRAME: At least some portion of the entry must have occurred in 2016 or 2017. Social Media Policies entered must have been published during this time.

ENTRY LIMIT: Entries can only be submitted under ONE category, and agencies may not have more than ONE entry per category.

FINALIST SELECTION: The GSMCON Awards Team will select the finalists and winners in each category. Finalists will be announced March 14, and the winners will be announced during the GSMCON2017 awards presentation on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 (1:15 – 2:30 p.m.) at the Dallas Sheraton in Dallas, Texas. If finalists are not present, their award will be mailed to their agency.

If you have any questions about the Golden Post entry process, please contact Government Social Media at (888) 803-9401 or email GSMCON.

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