Check out all of the awards that PMI Rochester has to offer below. For more information on any of these offerings, please contact our Corporate Awards Manager at [email protected]


Check back in January for more information on these upcoming milestones:

  • Nominations begin
  • Deadline for submission of the application to PMI Rochester Chapter
  • Finalists notified
  • Awards presentation at Professional Development Day



Download the application and guide. Fill out the permission and contact form. Answer any and all questions/ requirements that are noted in the guide. When ready to submit upload the completed application PDF as well as any additional documentation (i.e. answers to the questions, reference letters, etc.) on the portal for the appropriate awards.


Project of the year


The PMI Rochester Chapter Project of the Year Award will recognize project teams who have demonstrated superior performance in the application of project management principles and techniques for the successful completion of projects in the greater Rochester area. You can honor your team’s superior performance when you nominate your project for the PMI Rochester Chapter Project of the Year Award. Participating in this PMI professional award is a meaningful way to celebrate success and formally thank your team for a job well done.


Entering a project into the PMI Rochester Chapter Project of the Year award offers many benefits:

  1. A meaningful way to celebrate success and formally thank your team for a job well done. 
  2. Professional exposure and recognition for the project and participants within your organization. 
  3. Improved understanding of the principles and benefits of project management within your organization. 
  4. Presentation of the award and peer recognition of the project at the PMI Rochester Professional Development Day.
  5. Posting the award to the Business community on the Rochester Business Journal website.

Application and Guide

Submission Portal


Young Professional Project Manager of the Year

The award celebrates, recognizes, young professionals, under the age of 35 at the time the application is due, who have made a significant impact in advancing project management knowledge, standards, techniques and understanding in an organization, university or community in the Rochester area. 

Application and Guide

Submission Portal


Project Manager Excellence Award

This award will be given each year to a deserving member who exemplifies outstanding project management practices and ethics. This person must have made a significant positive impact on the outcome of a project, through leadership, technical project management and strategic and business management, in the year preceding the award application deadline. 

Application and Guide

Submission Portal