For more than 35 years, FIU’s Department of Public Administration has been preparing quality public service leaders. The Department recruits, educates, and graduates the best public servants locally, nationally and globally. More than 2,000 public service leaders have received their degrees from FIU’s Department of Public Administration.

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Department of Public Policy and Administration Public Service Distinguished Alumni Award

This award celebrates alumni who have demonstrated excellence and leadership in public service and have made significant societal contributions to residents, communities, and the public service profession. Award honoree(s) will be selected every year and a joint award ceremony and reception will be held annually in the Fall with the Department’s New Student Orientation.

The 2019 award ceremony and reception will be held at 7:30pm, August 20, at the MARC Pavilion of the FIU Modesto A. Maidique Campus. Please forward all nominations to Dirk Hart by the June 15 deadline. Please see the nomination and eligibility criteria for more information.


Please call 305-348-5890 or email for more information