Dilworth Award nomination deadline now extended through January 29, 2016! Nominate a City of Philadelphia Employee for the Richardson Dilworth Award today! 

The Dilworth Awards recognize the contributions of outstanding city employees whose work performance embodies excellence in public service. To submit a nomination, please click here or the "Nomination Form" button on the right side of this page.



"Philadelphia's city government employees make important contributions to our city every day. I've created this award to honor those outstanding public employees whose commitment and professionalism demonstrate the best in public service."

Mayor Michael A. Nutter


"I am honored to co-chair the esteemed selection panel for the Richardson Dilworth award. Richardson Dilworth was a fearless leader of Philadelphia who believed in and advocated for real opportunities for public employees. The recipient of this award in his name exemplifies this great tradition."

Joseph Jacovini, Dilworth Paxson LLP



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