Annual Award Submission Deadline
Due at 5pm
Event Description
The deadline to submit a project for the 2024 MDA Annual Awards is Wednesday, September 18, 2024.
The Michigan Downtown Association is asking for nominations for its eigth annual MDA Awards. Winners will receive their awards during the MDA's Annual Statewide Michigan Downtowns Conference, held November 7-8, 2024, in Downtown Ann Arbor.  The deadline for award nominations is Tuesday, September 10, 2024.  Email nominations to with "MDA Award Nominations" in the subject or post- marked letters sent to Michigan Downtown Association, P.O. Box 3591, North Branch, MI 48461.
There are two categories for awards:
Downtown Projects & Downtown Organization of the Year
Downtown Projects can fall into any of the following categories. Nominated projects can be completed by a downtown organization, city, or private developer within a member community and will be evaluated for their impact on downtown and on the community.
  • Placemaking
  • Promotions & Marketing
  • Redevelopment Project
Downtown Organization of the Year is an award given to an MDA member whose leadership was exemplary in the year 2023 through their organization and execution of a project(s).


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