• Because of Your Generosity NFBPA is able to...

    On Giving Tuesday, November 30, 221, show your generosity and support for NFBPA by making a donation to support any of these exceptional programs:

    • Emerge
    • Mentor
    • Scholarships
    • Executive Leadership Institute (ELI)
    • The Legacy Giving Campaign

    By giving to NFBPA, you have the satisfaction of knowing that your donation is going directly to support the advancement of African American public leadership in local and state governments

    We have 38 years of staying true to our core values by providing professional development webinars, symposiums, mentoring programs, and innovative conferences to our engaged membership

    You can be assured that you are making a meaningful difference in your organization by paying it forward and supporting rising and established public administrators

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  • Call for Awards Nominations!

    Send In Your Nominations Now for NFBPA’s 2022 National Awards

    December 15, 2021 at 11:59PM EST

    The National Forum for Black Public Administrators (NFBPA) is now accepting nominations for its 2022 National Awards and Recognition Program. Each year, a distinguished few are recognized at FORUM for their outstanding achievements and dedication to NFBPA, the communities they serve, and the field of Public Administration. Now is your opportunity to nominate a worthy candidate for any of our National Awards.
    Please see our Call for Nominations at the link below for the list of awards, the eligibility of nominees, and the nominations procedures.

    Awards to be presented at FORUM 2022
    Grand Rapids, Michigan
    March 30 – April 3, 2022
  • Final Day to Nominate!

    Attention All Eligible NFBPA Members
    The Nominating Committee is Calling for Nominations for Officers and Members of the NFBPA Board of Directors

    The Officers and Members of the Board of Directors are the stewards of our organization and are the representatives of the interests and views of all members. They are responsible for creating a shared vision, providing leadership and policy direction, ensuring the financial health of the organization and creating an overall sense of purpose.  

    As a member of NFBPA, you can continue to help the organization move forward with its mission by participating in the nomination and election processes. Open October 1, 2021, through Tuesday, November 30, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. ET, nominations will be received by the Nominating Committee.

    Registration is going on now for NFBPA’s biggest event of the year. FORUM is an annual conference focused on bringing public administrators the most up to date information and resources they need to make decisions for their teams and departments. From guest speakers to engaging sessions and personalized workshop tracks, FORUM 2022 has something for everyone.
    You do not want to miss this premier event focused on the information you need to know as public administrators facing the challenges of today. Bring your team and department the resources they need to succeed as a cohesive and productive unit. Register for FORUM 2022 today and be prepared for the challenges tomorrow.