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PMI Professional Awards celebrate the work that leads us forward--and those who make it possible. Through innovation, collaboration, and a dedication to outcomes that matter, project leaders model the qualities that drive the world forward—leading us all towards a brighter future. Nominate the people, PMOs, and project achievements that made a difference in 2022.
PMI® Project of the Year Award
PMI® PMO of the Year Award
PMI® Fellow Award
PMI® Eric Jenett Person of the Year Award
PMI® Rising Leader Award
PMI® Large and Mega Project Award
PMI® Small and Mid-size Project Award
Congratulations to the 2022 PMI Award honorees, the best of the best in project management!
The PMI Project of the Year Award recognizes a single, best in class project from all Project of the Year submissions, regardless of budget or region. Projects that were previously categorized for the Project Excellence Award will now submit their nomination for Project of the Year.
PMI Large and Mega Project Award PMI Small and Mid-size Project Award
These awards recognize excellence in project management practices including superior organizational results, innovation, and positive impacts on society.
Project of the Year submissions are automatically entered to win a Large and Mega Project Award or a Small and Mid-size Project Award dependent on project budget:
Large and Mega Project Award = project budgets over $50 million
Small and Mid-size Award = project budgets equal to or below $50 million
There is no separate submission process for the Large and Mega Project or Small and Mid-size Project Awards
The PMI PMO of the Year Award honors a PMO that has demonstrated superior organizational project management abilities by adding value to its organization through its support of strategic initiatives.
Click on the "Register" link and complete and submit the registration form.
Login to the award with your email and password.
Create your online application.
During the Call for Nominations period, your submission can be saved as DRAFT until all required information is completed and attachments uploaded. As each section is complete, you will see a appear in the category tab when the application is saved. At any time, you can download and print your application by clicking on the icon in the Application Summary section.
On completion, save your Nomination as FINAL. Download and print a copy of your application for your records by clicking on the icon in the Application section in the right column.
Note: If an update is required prior to the Call for Applications period, you can make the update and resave as FINAL.
If you require assistance or additional information, please contact the PMI Professional Awards Team at firstname.lastname@example.org
Deadline for entry is 30 April 2023
Frequently Asked Questions
What advice can you offer about submitting entries?
The Call for Nominations begins in late January. Deadline for entry is 30 April 2023
Start the process early.
Designate an award team with a lead nominator who gathers all necessary information, completes the paperwork and submits it on time, and acts as a liaison between PMI and the team.
Review the application package carefully. If possible, request a person not connected with the submission review it for criteria and compliance.
Justify in the submission why you think your submission should receive the award.
Is there an application fee to apply for an award?
There is no application fee to apply for any of the PMI Professional Awards.
Who selects the winners?
Evaluators vary by award. All evaluators are PMI volunteers who are experienced practitioners who have successfully demonstrated project management expertise. Many volunteer evaluator positions are posted in February through PMI’s Volunteer Relationship Management System (VRMS).
When and where are awards presented?
Awards will be announced in Q4 2023.
Who administers the PMI Professional Awards Program?
The Professional Awards program is administered by the PMI Brand Department.
PMI Professional Awards Insight Team The PMI Professional Awards Insight Team (PAIT) provides professional support and expertise regarding the administration of the PMI Professional Awards program. These volunteers align the PMI Professional Awards portfolio in support of PMI strategy, provide guidelines for award nomination processes, evaluate all project nominations, and participate in and lead teams of subject matter experts in the evaluation of all PMO and Individual Awards.
Members of the 2023 Professional Awards Insight Team:
Thiago Iglesias, PMP, DASSM Brazil (2023-2024)
Rosemary Imhanwa, PMP, Nigeria (2021-2023)
Éamonn Kelly, PMP,Ireland (2023-2024)
Vinod Kumar Paidakula, PMP, PgMP, PMI-ACP, USA (2019-2024)
Cinzia Pellegrino, PMP, Italy (2021-2023)
Shobhna Raghupathy, PMP, USA (2019-2024)
Prabhu Rajpurohit, CAPM, India (2022-2024)
Doug Shultice, USA (2021-2023)
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