December 4th 2017 | The Scottish Parliament

Timeline:

15 May
' Nominations Open '
20 Oct
' Nominations Close *deadline extended* '
13 Nov
' Shortlist Announced '
4 Dec
' Scottish Public Service Awards '

The Policy Development Award

An award that recognises a project or approach that has brought different strands of successful policy making together and made a real difference in terms of practical delivery, user experience or cost effectiveness:

  • Developing sound evidence base and managing diverse range of input.
  • Managing the political context in a robust and dynamic manner.
  • Developing and designing with implementation in mind, for example through interaction and engagement with users.
  • Utilising new and innovative platforms and tools to progress work at pace e.g. digital.