SUBMIT AN ENTRY FOR YOUR CHANCE TO WIN A 2022 FRA AWARD!
The FRA Awards Program recognizes the state's top redevelopment projects and initiatives. 

With so many outstanding accomplishments in the past year and the entry deadline quickly approaching, this week's entire newsletter is dedicated to the awards program. 

Remember, you only have one more day until entries are due. For information on how to submit a successful entry, visit our tip sheet.

The deadline to submit a 2022 FRA Award entry is Friday, June 10 at 5 p.m.

We urge you to take a look at the details below and submit your entry here.
INSPIRATION FROM PAST WINNERS
Are you preparing your entires and need some inspiration? Check out our previous Best Books, which date back to 2008!

Each year, FRA produces a Best Book to feature our winners as well as all of the entries we received during that year's program.

To review examples of great redevelopment projects across the state, click here.

Each Best Book is linked below the "Previous Winners" header and labeled by year.
AWARD PROGRAM BENEFITS
The work of your CRA and other redevelopment efforts should not go unnoticed!

As the state's largest redevelopment awards program, applicants and winners receive statewide recognition in a variety of ways.

  • Winners from all categories will be honored and receive a trophy during the 2022 Annual Conference. 
  
  • A professional promotion package will be provided featuring customized press materials and social media tools to help you get the local and statewide recognition you, your team and your project deserve. 
  
  • Winners will have the opportunity to provide a promotional video that will be featured on FRA's website, social media, weekly newsletter and other marketing materials.  

  • All applicants will be featured in the 2022 Best Book.

  • In order to bring community leaders and elected officials to help accept your award, winners are notified prior to the annual conference.
HOW TO SUBMIT AN ENTRY
Did you know your entire award entry can be submitted online? We have created a simple online submission form to make the application process easier than ever.


Here are a couple of tips for submitting an entry:

  • You must be a current member in good standing to participate in the awards program.

  • The system will not tell you that your photos have been uploaded until you hit the SUBMIT button.

  • You have to upload everything at once. The system does not allow you to save entries.

  • Fill out all the boxes that you can, if there is an asterisk, it is required.

Here is the link to the awards portal and online form: www.redevelopment.net/fra-award-entry-form

We look forward to another incredible year of celebrating the best of Florida redevelopment!

If you have questions or need support submitting an entry, contact Jan Newton at jnewton@flcities.com.
FRA RESOURCES
June 9, 2022

Thank you for supporting Florida redevelopment!
Have questions or news worth sharing? Email Amber Hughes at ahughes@flcities.com