National Awards

2014

Gold Excellence in Economic Development Awards for Annual Report and General Purpose Print Promotion and Silver Excellence in Economic Development Awards for Print Ad Campaign and General Purpose Print Promotion from the International Economic Development Council

2013

W.O. Lawton Business Leadership Award from the National Association of Workforce Boards

Honorable Mention for Best Use of Video from Business Facilities Magazine‘s Economic Development Awards

Gold Excellence in Economic Development Award for Annual Report and Silver Excellence in Economic Development Award for General Purpose Brochure from the International Economic Development Council

State Awards

2016

Workforce Excellence Award from the Texas Economic Development Council (TEDC)

2013

David Evans Top Gun Award – Given for dedication and service to promoting economic growth in the region

High Ground Hall of Fame – Given to LEDA for all that they have contributed to the High Ground and the region

2012

Workforce Excellence Award from the Texas Economic Development Council (TEDC)

2011

Community Economic Development Award from TEDC

2007

Community Economic Development Award from TEDC

2005

Workforce Excellence Award for Lubbock Community Workforce Partnership from TEDC

2003

Workforce Excellence Award for Market Lubbock and the Lubbock Community Workforce Partnership from TEDC

2002, 2003, 2006

Workforce Best Practices Awards from TEDC

Local Awards

2008 Workforce Solutions South Plains

Award from the Career and Technology Association of Texas

2007 Career & Technology Association of Texas

Outstanding Service to Career and Technical Education

This was received in recognition of LEDA’s work on building career pathway programs for the career and technical education students.