The Innovative Idea in
Program Management Award

The application must be submitted by an organization for a program the applicant organization is managing or has completed.

Award Prize $150,000

Innovation areas

  • Cost, Time, and Scope Management
  • Procurement Management
  • Risk and Issue Management
  • Stakeholder, Culture and Change Management
  • Program Governance Management
  • Program Strategic Alignment and Benefit Management

Eligibility Conditions

  • The submitted program that is still ongoing, must have produced sufficient results to demonstrate the impact of the innovation achieved by the applicant organization
  • Submitted program has a duration of not less than 12 months

Application Submission Process

Online application form, including:

  • General Information Form
  • Submit an Executive Summary
  • Select and complete a questionnaire for one or more of the Award Innovation Areas


  • Agree to the Award's General Rules and Conditions
  • Comply with the Award Eligibility Criteria

Required documents:

  • No objection or endorsement letter from the sponsor/client/owner
  • Applicant Curriculum Vitae
  • Evidence for innovation impact on project outcomes


What are the jury looking for

1. Description of the innovation implemented:

  • How novel, disruptive or groundbreaking it is
  • What new tools and techniques were used to achieve that innovation
  • How transferable is the implemented innovation

50% of the score weight

2. Demonstrated result of the implemented innovation and its impact on the project outcomes

50% of the score weight