Who can nominate a Great Place?
Individuals, organizations, or municipalities can nominate a Great Place in their own community or another community.
Can I submit more than one nomination?
Yes, there is no limit to the number of nominations that a municipality or any organization or individual may submit.
When can I submit my nomination?
Great Places nominations must be submitted by September 23, 2016.
How do I submit my nomination?
Nominations must be submitted online at the following link: http://www.floridaplanning.org/great-places/
If my Great Places nomination is not selected, can I reapply next year?
Yes, Great Places applicants who are not selected either by the Selection Committee or the People Choice voting can apply again the next year.
If my nomination is selected as the APA Florida Great Places winner, can I reapply next year?
APA Florida Great Places winners are eligible to resubmit their application three (3) years after their win.
How old does the Great Place that I am nominating have to be?
A Great Place should be 10 years or older. This allows a Great Place to reach its stride and build a history of success.
Can I submit my Great Places nomination for the APA National Great Places Award and APA Florida Great Places Award simultaneously?
Yes, Great Places applicants can submit their application to the APA National Great Places and APA Florida Great Places Awards simultaneously.
What is the policy on the use of materials submitted in support of a nomination?
Applicants shall permit the Florida Chapter of APA the use of all materials submitted in support of a nomination for purposes related to the Great Places in Florida program, including use on promotional materials.