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Academy Inducts New Fellows

Washington, D.C.—The National Academy of Public Administration announced the induction of thirty-two individuals as Fellows during its Annual Fall Meeting, November 13-15, 2013.

Sheila Bair and Paul Volcker Awarded 2013 Elliot L. Richardson Prize

The National Academy of Public Administration’s Elliot L. Richardson Prize for Excellence in Public Service recognizes individuals for extraordinary public service in the fine tradition of Elliot L. Richardson, who served as a beacon of integrity and commitment to public service.

2013 Herbert Roback Scholarship Award

The late Herbert Roback was a highly respected public servant. During his 34-year career, he encouraged talented and promising students to consider lifetime careers in the public service. To honor Mr. Roback, his family and friends established the Herbert Roback Scholarship Fund to perpetuate his work.

2013 Brownlow Book Award Winner

The National Academy of Public Administration (the Academy) has awarded its 2013 Louis Brownlow Book Award to Jacques E. C. Hymans for his book Achieving Nuclear Ambitions: Scientists, Politicians, and Proliferation (Cambridge University Press, 2012).

Survivor's Guide Launch Event

A complete source of information for navigating the nomination, clearance, and Senate confirmation process - as well as tips on compliance with ethics laws and financial disclosure rules.

Winter 2012 Public Manager

Over the course of the Summer and Fall of 2012, the National Academy of Public Administration joined with the American Society for Public Administration to launch the "Memos to National Leaders" series.