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(individual, team or agency)

Individual Awards
Agency or Team Awards


  • Please respond to the four nomination criteria below.
  • Nominations will be scored in each criterion and then totaled to determine the highest overall score for each award category.
  • DGS in its sole discretion may issue multiple awards in selected categories.


Background: In 500 words or less describe the individual, team, activity, initiative, function or project being nominated; the procurement challenge tackled; and how it advanced public procurement.


Innovation: In 500 words or less describe the innovation, best practice, contribution or achievement.

Service Improvement
  In 500 words or less describe the organizational performance impact or service improvement.

Cost Reduction: In 500 words or less describe  actual or potential cost reduction or efficiencies realized if cost reduction cannot be quantified.