The SQF Excellence Awards celebrate the accomplishments and dedication of SQF auditors and practitioners. Below are details on how to nominate a candidate for consideration.
All entries will be reviewed, judged, and scored by an outside panel of SQF stakeholders and by SQFI staff. Three finalists will be selected from each category and winners will be announced during the SQF Unites conference.
All submissions must include:
If applying for the Excellence in SQF Auditing award, the required signature MUST be from an individual at an SQF-licensed certification body (e.g., a program manager, technical manager, technical reviewer, certification manager, etc.) If applying for the Excellence in SQF Practitioner Leadership award, the required signature MUST be from a senior site manager or another industry colleague.
One recipient in each category will receive:
Runners-up in each category will each receive:
All finalists will receive a discount on ticket prices and will be promoted on social media and in a press release.
Three finalists in each of the two categories will be announced no later than February 1, 2024 and if available, will participate in the live SQF Unites award ceremony in New Orleans, March 2024.