Distinguished Budget Presentation Awards Program (Budget Awards Program)

How to submit a budget document

Participants should send the appropriate fee and the following items:

  1. Completed application form
  2. Completed detailed criteria location guide
  3. The previous year’s reviewer comments and responses to those comments (applicable only if the entity submitted during the previous fiscal year)

Below is a chart of items to be included in your submission, depending on the format of the budget document.

Hardcopy: 4 copies of the budget document, 2 copies of the application, 4 copies of the detailed criteria location guide, 5 copies of the previous year’s reviewer comments and responses to those comments and payment.

Online: Complete and submit the online application by attaching/uploading a pdf or url of the budget, the Detailed Criteria Location Guide, copies of your last reivews (if a returning entity) and your responses. Payment of the fee can be made online by credit card.