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PMINJ Project Manager of the Year Award (PMOY)

Deadline 01 Sep 2017

Purpose
Eligibility
Selection Process
Award
Schedule
Nomination Form
Past Awards
Contact

All participants for the PMOY and POY will be eligible to win one complementary pass to the PMINJ International Project Management Day in November 2017. Submit your nomination form to enter the IPM Day raffle.

Purpose
The PMINJ Project Manager of the Year Award (PMOY) recognizes and honors a PMINJ Project Manager for their skills and accomplishments in the execution of a project and the advancement of the project management profession. PMINJ believes Project Managers bring “true” value to an organization and are often the catalyst in bringing positive change to an organization.

Eligibility
  • Nominee shall be a member of the PMINJ Chapter and shall be a good standing
  • Nominee must have served in the capacity of a project manager with a minimum of 3 years of experience
  • Nominee’s project was completed in 2016.
  • Nominee shall be willing to provide detailed information concerning the project
  • Nominee shall have engaged in activities that promotes the practice of project management
  • Nominee shall ensure there are no restrictions on the use of submitted information and permission has been obtained for the use of any copyrighted materials
  • Nominee shall not be a member of the PMINJ Board
  • Self-Nominating is not permitted
Selection Process
  • The Nominator will fill out the Nomination Form and send via email to
  • The PMINJ Director-Project Awards or designee will contact the nominator to confirm receipt and eligibility of the nomination package.
  • A panel of three judges, including the PMINJ Director-Project Awards, will review all the submitted applications and select 3-5 finalists to continue to the next step.
  • The final evaluation process will consist of telephone interviews of the top 3 nominees.
  • The panel will submit their individual scores to the Director-Project Awards for final tabulation.
  • Based on the tabulation, a nominee will be selected as the PMOY winner. An Honorable Mention PMOY may or may not be selected.
  • The Director will notify the PMOY winner(s) at the conclusion of the evaluation process.
  • The nominations, evaluation process and scores are proprietary to PMINJ and will not be disclosed to nominators or nominees.
  • If none of the nominees reflect the level of achievement expected, PMINJ reserves the right not to present an award.
  • Nominations must be sent via email to and must be received by September 1, 2017.
  • Nominator ensures there are no restrictions on the use of submitted information and permission has been obtained for the use of copyrighted materials included in the nomination package.
Some of the items that the evaluators are looking for includes:
  • Complete Nomination Form in its entirety, along with any supplementary documentation.
  • PMINJ is looking for PMs with a unique project management “story” that demonstrates creativity and innovation in advancing the project management profession.
  • Significance of achievement – benefit to the economy, society or NJ community.
  • Demonstrated project management leadership skills and the ability to overcome adversity.

Award
  • One PMOY award will be presented at the November 14, 2017 chapter meeting. PMINJ will provide complementary registration to the November chapter meeting for the PMOY and one guest.
  • In addition, one Honorable Mention PMOY may or may not be selected.  PMINJ will provide complementary registration to the November chapter meeting for the Honorable Mention PMOY and one guest.
  • The PMINJ Newsletter shall feature the winning PMOY. Press releases shall be made to external media for the presentation of the award. The recipient may also coordinate additional publicity with PMINJ in coordination with the presentation event.
Schedule
  • 01 Sep 2017 – Deadline for Nomination Forms
  • 01 Oct 2017 – Finalist will be announced
  • 14 Nov 2017 - PMOY is announced at the PMINJ Monthly Meeting.
Past Awards

View Project Managers that have won the award over the years.

Form

PMINJ Project Manager of Year Nomination Form and Guidelines

Contact
For additional information and submission:

Louis A. Vazquez (Director-Project Awards)
908-652-1027