Seal of U.S. Department of Labor
U.S. Department of Labor
Employment & Training Administration

Graphical Version

Recognition of Excellence 2006

Assistant Secretary Emily DeRocco announced the opening of the Application Process for Recognition of Excellence 2006 on Thursday, January 26, 2006. This is the third year of this initiative that recognizes high performing employment and training-related programs and superior system performance by entities administering and partnering with ETA-funded programs. Honorees will be recognized in five categories:

  • Educating America's 21st Century Workforce
  • Building an Industry/Business Driven Workforce Investment System
  • e3 Partnerships
  • Recognizing Special Populations in the Workforce
  • Serving Out-of-School Youth
Honorees will be officially announced during the Workforce Innovations Conference 2006 in Anaheim, California on July 11-13. Electronic applications are due by 5:00 p.m. EST, March 31st, 2006. For more information, visit the ROE 2006 website at: