PMO of the Year Award to be transferred from PM Solutions to PMI in 2013, nominations open until 1 June for this year’s award


30 March 2013 – PM Solutions and the Project Management Institute (PMI®) have announced an agreement to transfer the PMO of the Year Award program to PMI for the 2013 Award and beyond. The PMO of the Year Award will thus be added to PMI’s group of professional awards, and opens exposure of the program to a much larger group.

pmo-of-the-yearThe 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 successful strategic initiatives.

The award recognizes a PMO that has established a vision for value delivery and has had a positive and clear impact on business results. The submission deadline for the 2013 PMO of the Year Award is 1 June 2013.

Eligibility includes:

  • All corporate and government PMOs are eligible for nomination. More than one PMO from an organization can participate as the award is to the PMO, not the organization.
  • Enterprise PMOs as well as IT PMOs, New Product Development PMOs, or other Business Unit PMOs are eligible to participate.
  • PMI affiliation is not required.

Not Eligible: Submissions from third-parties on behalf of a PMO are not eligible. Individuals or organizations that have failed to comply with PMI policies and procedures, including but not limited to PMI’s Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct, will not be considered.  Consulting, Training, or other third-party providers are not permitted to submit an entry on behalf of an organizations PMO.

More information and applications at http://www.pmi.org/en/About-Us/Our-Professional-Awards/PMO-of-the-Year-Award.aspx.

Winners will be announced and awards presented at the 2013 PMO Symposium, now scheduled for 10-13 November 2013 in San Diego, California, USA.  For more, go to http://copevents.pmi.org/pmosymposium