Technology Champion Award Submission
Nomination Deadline: February 10, 2021
NASCIO’s Technology Champion Award recognizes one individual annually for outstanding contributions in the field of
information technology in the public sector. The recipient champions the critical role of IT and innovation in the business
and continuity of state government and advances the belief that IT is a transformational tool that enables positive change
for citizens. (State CIOs are not eligible for this award)
The selection of the recipient is made by the NASCIO Executive Committee, drawing heavily on their expertise as
leaders in information technology.
The selection criteria focuses on:
- An individual whose personal leadership has made a critical contribution to the effective use of information technology
in the public sector.
- An innovator whose work has made demonstrable impacts to advance information technology as an effective tool for