U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Multifamily West Region announced that this year’s HUD Secretary’s Awards for Healthy Homes has just opened for nominations.  As in past years these awards recognize various HUD partners who actively promote policies or programs that benefit the health of the families they serve.  The Announcement Package for this year’s Award has all of the information for our stakeholders about the Awards. The deadline for nominating projects and activities this year is March 10.

This year’s award will consider nominees from the following categories:

  • Public Housing
  • Multifamily Housing
  • Policy Innovation
  • Cross Program Coordination
  • Innovation in Education and Communications
  • Research

The Announcement Package describes the goals, key dates, award categories, eligible applicants, criteria for reviewing and rating nominations, and submission guidelines. Page 9 of the Announcement notes that all entries must be completed by utilizing the online nomination form at www.neha.org/about-neha/awards/hud-award-healthy-homesThe competition deadline is March 10.

Please reach out to your housing and development partners potential and let them know about the Award.

For complete details about the Awards,  visit https://www.hud.gov/program_offices/healthy_homes/SecretarysAward and read the “Application Package”.   Within that document, please be sure to access the online nomination form at www.neha.org/about-neha/awards/hud-award-healthy-homes

If you have any questions about the Awards, please contact Clyde.K.Rodkey@hud.gov.