PMI Chapter Awards

Nominate for the Chapter Leadership Impact Award!

Do you know an extraordinary Chapter board member who exemplifies PMI’s culture and volunteerism?


Who Qualifies?

While there are many Chapter Leaders who routinely perform great and substantive work, this award is specifically for those individual volunteers who have shown outstanding achievements, including but not limited to:

  • Extraordinary impact, going above and beyond the call of duty
  • Inspiring others
  • Helping advance the Chapter or ideas
  • Exemplifying the important roles that project management and volunteerism play in advancing society
  • Special contributions to the association through internal and external activities that promote a positive reflection on the Chapter and on the project management profession
  • Acts as a PMI culture role model by truly embodying our PMI Culture Values & Behaviors
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Nominee Eligibility:

  • Must be nominated by another Chapter board member from the same Chapter, their Region Mentor, or regional Chapter Engagement team member.
  • Self nomination is not permitted.
  • Must be a current PMI chapter member in good standing.
  • Must be an elected or appointed Chapter board member registered in the Component System (CS) for a minimum of six months during January 2023 through December 2023.
  • Must exhibit no conflict of interest (all PMI members and volunteers are bound to the PMI Code of Ethics and Professional Conduct).
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2023 Chapter of the Year Award Winners

This award celebrates standout chapters, acknowledging their impactful contributions to members, the project management profession, and the Project Management Institute. It's a platform to share best practices and document achievements.

Category I                            (25-300 Members)

Category 1 winners

PMI Santa Catarina, Brazil Chapter (Latin America)

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Category II                    (301-1500 Members)

Category 2 winners

PMI Southern Italy Chapter (Europe)

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Category III                    (1500+ Members)

Category 3 winners

PMI Phoenix Chapter (North America)

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Chapter Award FAQs


  • Chapters must qualify by meeting required criteria including charter compliance and meeting certain benchmarks for member retention rates, member satisfaction, and Chapter Recommendation Score.

  • Determining the Chapter leadership Impact Award recipients and Chapter of the Year winners includes a peer review process. Each awards program has a separate review panel with 7-10 members. Reviewers independently review and score the entries following specific guidelines.

  • Chapter Leadership Impact Award recipients are announced in July and they are recognized at the regional Leadership Institute Meetings. Chapter of the Year award finalists are announced in late September and three winners are revealed during the PMI Global Summit.

    View the Global Summit Recap

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