2018 Excellence In Economic Development Awards Application Period Now Open

WAYNE – Earlier this week on Monday, Congressman Adrian Smith (R-NE) announced the 2018 Excellence in Economic Development awards.

According to a release from the office of Congressman Smith, the competition is open to individuals, businesses and organizations throughout the Third District who strengthen Nebraska’s economy through innovation, hard work, creativity, entrepreneurship or historic preservation.

As Congressman Smith travels across the 75 counties of the Third District, he is always impressed by the many Nebraskans working hard to grow opportunity in their communities.

Nominations are due by Friday, June 29 and winners will be recognized before the U.S. House of Representatives by Congressman Smith. Forms are available at Smith’s Grand Island and Scottsbluff offices, or online at adriansmith.house.gov/EconomicDevelopment.

For questions about the Excellence in Economic Development awards, call Smith’s Grand Island office at 308-384-3900.