ILPEx Award for Excellence

Join a Class of Distinction

The ILPEx Recognition Program honors organizations at different levels, informed by their award application and corresponding Examiner feedback.

Gold Award for Achievement of Excellence

  • Organization operates with an effective and systematic approach to the Baldrige Excellence Framework
  • Processes are integrated, repeatable, and regularly evaluated for improvement, including measures to track key operational and strategic goals
  • Organization exhibits “world-class” practices and serves as a role model for others
  • Eligible to apply for the National Baldrige Award

Silver Award for Progress toward Excellence

  • Organization demonstrates progress in building a sound and systematic approach in accordance with the Baldrige Excellence Framework, with some evidence of consistent deployment across organizational units
  • Processes are repeatable, regularly evaluated for improvement, and show positive results in key areas

Bronze Award for Commitment to Excellence

  • Organization exhibits evidence of building effective systems for performance improvement
  • Key processes demonstrate an approach to data evaluation and identifies improvement strategies for a long-term commitment to organizational excellence

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