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|Community Economic Development Awards (CEDA)|
We all know that economic development is not a solo practice. We team with government, the private sector, workforce development partners and countless others to make our communities competitive. Several years ago, the Southern Economic Development Council (SEDC) instituted a new awards program to recognize outstanding communities for their efforts in advancing economic viability through economic and community development programs.
The CEDA program recognizes the best practices and exceptional contributions of communities in the Commonwealth of Virginia for the following efforts:
Nominating and Selection Criteria for Virginia’s 2020 CEDA Program is attached below in pdf format. All nominations must be submitted online via this link CEDA Guidelines, Criteria & Nomination Form. The winners will be announced and recognized in Roanoke at VEDA’s Spring Conference on Friday, March 13, 2020.
Call for Nominations