The GovDATAx awards recognize federal and state government data and technology leaders that are working on meaningful initiatives that unleash data for good. The awards aim to honor the actors who are in the trenches working on crucial data initiatives or projects. 

Nominees should be championing the use of data for:

  • Evidence-based decision making

  • Transparency 

  • Data for analytics  

  • Agile adoption of emerging technologies, or 

  • Accountability