Judging and Recognition

Judging Criteria

Final selection of the winning papers will be made by a panel of experts in project management. These experts will place emphasis on originality of presented concept(s), applicability to the field of project management, and practical applications of the concept. One International Student Paper Award will be awarded at each of PMI’s four global conferences. 

Award recipients will be notified via email. PMI Educational Foundation reserves the right to elect not to present an award on the basis of papers received.

Recognition of Recipients

Recipients of the International Student Paper of the Year Award receive a trip to their respective regional PMI Global Conference. In addition, each winning author will receive a cash award of US$500.

Photographs and biographical information of the International Student Paper of the Year Award recipients will also be published in PMI and PMIEF publications.