|By Marketwired .||
|September 6, 2013 10:39 AM EDT||
OTTAWA, ONTARIO -- (Marketwired) -- 09/06/13 -- His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, will be joined by the Clerk of the Privy Council, Secretary to the Cabinet and Head of the Public Service, Mr. Wayne G. Wouters, to present the Public Service Award of Excellence 2013, at Rideau Hall, on Tuesday, September 10, 2013, at 10 a.m.
During the ceremony, 29 awards will be presented to recipients from departments and agencies from across Canada in the following categories:
Outstanding Career Management Excellence Innovation Excellence in Citizen-Focused Service Delivery Employment Equity and Diversity Official Languages Excellence in Policy Youth Exemplary Contribution Under Extraordinary Circumstances The Joan Atkinson Award Scientific Contribution Large-Scale Special Event or Project 60 Years of Service Special Award
About The Public Service Award of Excellence
The Public Service Award of Excellence recognizes employees who have demonstrated excellence in achieving results for Canadians and who reflect the priorities of the public service, while demonstrating key leadership competencies. The award is open to individuals and teams at all levels. For more information, visit the website www.tbs-sct.gc.ca/arp/exc-eng.asp.
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