Now entering its 20th year, the Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards Program is the most prestigious awards program in the industry.  Often times called the “Academy Awards” by Learning, Talent and Business Executives, the program was one of the first of its kind in the learning industry, which was pioneered in 1994.

Who applies?

The awards program attracts entrants from leading corporations around the world, as well as mid-market and smaller firms.  If you reside anywhere within your organization under Human Capital Management, which includes:

  • Human Resources
  • Learning and Development
  • Leadership
  • Talent Management
  • Talent Acquisition

You will then find an award category from over one hundred programs that you can enter in. We see applicants that come from program designers, managers, and executives that want to share their winning programs, strategies, technologies, that involves organizational improvement and performance, effective technology implementations, insightful models, and compelling success stories.  Also, solution providers with innovative, cutting-edge technologies, products and services have the opportunity to enter. We are honored to receive applications from organizations around the world ranging from small, medium, large, and global enterprises, to government, not-for-profits, and associations.

Why apply?

The awards recognize the best organizations that have successfully deployed programs, strategies, modalities, processes, systems, and tools that have achieved measurable results.

Winners Receive

  • Recognition at Brandon Hall Group’s Annual Excellence Conference
  • Discounted Excellence Conference Pass Rates
  • One plaque per winning entry
  • A digital logo that you may use in any way you wish
  • A Brandon Hall Group issued press release announcing the winners
  • Live online announcement event and inclusion in promotional mailings
  • Recognition on Brandon Hall Group’s web site
  • Recognition on Brandon Hall Group’s social communities - Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter
  • Entries may be included in Brandon Hall Group’s blogs
  • Feedback and scoring on your entry at the request of the organization
  • Entries may be included in Brandon Hall Group’s publications when appropriate and with approval
  • Opportunities to be highlighted in industry webinars
  • For solution providers that have submitted with client organizations – published case study entries with approval and opportunities for webinar sponsorship to share best practices

Participating Organizations Receive

  • A certificate of participation in PDF format that you may use in any way you wish
  • Feedback and scoring on your entry at the request of the organization
  • Annual networking virtual forums designed only for award participants
  • Discounted Excellence Conference Pass Rates

Winners of the 2014 Excellence Awards will be honored at our HCM Excellence Conference 2015 to be held January 28-30, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Pier Sixty-Six
in Fort Lauderdale, FL.

For more information visit our FAQs page or email us at awards@brandonhall.com.