Critical Information

Salute Our Public Servants

ASPA and COMPA will be hosting an event at the Georgia Capitol to salute public servants in Georgia and across the country. Join us !

Book Your Hotel Room

ASPA's hotel room rate expires on Feb. 21. Make sure to book your hotel now and get the best rates available at the Sheraton Atlanta!

Be at Our Career Fair!

If your agency/organization is recruiting, make sure you have a table at our Career Fair! Spaces are going fast, so reserve your table today.

Ready to Exhibit?

ASPA's exhibit hall still has room! Contact us for assistance in booking a booth!


ASPA's Annual Conference is public administration's premier event of the year. Bringing together almost 1,300 practitioners, scholars and students to join theory with practice and share current trends and information with each other, this is the place to be to keep up to date on ongoing movements in the discipline.

2017 ASPA Award Winners Announced

ASPA is pleased to announce this year's ASPA Award winners. The following awards will be presented throughout the 2017 Annual Conference. Click here for more information about this year's honorees.

  • Nesta M. Gallas Award
  • National Public Service Award
  • Gloria Hobson Nordin Social Equity Award
  • Public Administration Review Awards:
  • Public Integrity Award
  • Elmer Staats Lifetime Achievement Award for Distinguished Public Service
  • Donald C. Stone Award
  • Paul Van Riper Award
  • Dwight Waldo Award
  • Center for Accountability and Performance (CAP) Awards
  • Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Exemplary Practice Awards
  • H. George Frederickson PA TIMES Best Article Award
  • International Public Administration Award
  • Oveta Culp Hobby Award
  • Wallace O. Keene Conference Scholarship Award
  • Patricia J. Yearwood Award

Congratulations to our 2017 honorees!

Thank you to our 2017 Annual Conference Sponsors. More details here.