The Innovations in American Government 1999 Award Winners

Ten federal, state, and local programs that exemplify new models of government working effectively to produce results for people were named winners of the 1999 Innovations in American Government Awards. Each winner will receive $100,000 from the Ford Foundation. An additional 15 programs received $20,000, for a total of $1.3 million in grants.

1. Continuum of Care: U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
2. PulseNet: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
3. Behavioral Health System: City of Philadelphia, PA
4. Cangleska, Inc.: Oglala Sioux Tribe
5. Electronic Bond Bidding Initiative: City of Pittsburgh, PA
6. Neighborhood Entrepreneurs Program: City of New York, NY
7. Rehabilitation Subcode: State of New Jersey
8. Texas School Performance Review: State of Texas
9. Toxics Use Reduction Program: Commonwealth of Massachusetts
10. Wisconsin Works: State of Wisconsin

Found at: http://www.innovations.harvard.edu/1999.htm

 

Updated November 02, 1999 Revised Nov 2009

Last updated: June 3 2015