Austin, Texas, JW Marriott Austin, October 1-4, 2017
Baltimore, Maryland Baltimore Hilton, April 22-24, 2018
The NASCIO State IT Recognition Awards honor innovation and excellence in the use of information technology in state government. NASCIO is seeking nominations of transformational projects and initiatives that address critical business problems, improve business processes and increase citizen engagement in state government.
Information on the 2018 awards program will be release in Februrary 2018; the submission window will run March - May (exact dates to be announced). Contact Emily Lane (elane@NASCIO.org) with questions.
Who can submit?
What projects are eligible?
What else should I know?
All nominations must follow the prescribed format outlined below.
NASCIO will review all nominations to determine compliance with eligibility, nomination requirements, and alignment with selected award category. If the nomination does not meet the guidelines, the nominator will be notified and granted 48 hours to resolve the situation. Nominations that remain non-compliant will not be reviewed by judges.
Nominations are reviewed and scored by a volunteer panel of NASCIO state and corporate members. In each award category, the three (3) highest rated nominations will be named as finalists. The highest rated nomination in each award category will be named as the award recipient.
Each of the following elements will make up a portion of the total score as indicated below.
Tips & Suggestions
Thank you to Pennsylvania, the recipient of several NASCIO Awards in recent years, for sharing tips on the nomination process.