Applicant Submission Dates


Key Dates For Applicants

Important Dates

Applicant Submission Dates

Cycle Level Eligibility
Certification
Cut-off Dates
Application Due Date
1 Award and Higher Level Achievement
Levels Only
September 1, 2017 October 6, 2017
2 Progress,
Commitment, Engagement, Pioneer
October 13, 2017  November 17, 2017
3 *Progress,
Commitment, Engagement, Pioneer
December 1, 2017 December 29, 2017
4 Progress,
Commitment, Engagement, Pioneer
January 19, 2018 February 16, 2018
5 Progress,
Commitment, Engagement, Pioneer
February 23, 2018 March 23, 2018

*Progress Applications may receive a shortened site visit on cycle 3.

Cycle 2, 4, and 5 do not have site visits at this time.

Site Visit Schedules

Cycle 1 – Award Level and Highest Achievement Level Only

Cycle

Sector Dates
Cycle 1 Education, Higher Education,

Government*

January 22-26, 2018
 Cycle 1a, b, c Healthcare* 1a January 22-26, 2018

1b January 29 – February 2, 2018

1c February 5-9, 2018

 

Cycle 1 Small
Organizations, Service,
Manufacturing*
January 29-February 2, 2018
Cycle  3

(Site Visit Progress)

Progress All Sectors* March 12-15-2018

*Applicants pay for reimbursable expenses for site visit team (hotel, meals, and travel).

Judges/Board Review Dates

Judges Meeting
(Award Level Only)
April 6, 2018

(one day)

TAPE
Award Winner(s) Notification by Board (Award Level only)
April 20, 2018

(one-day)

TAPE Award
Winner(s) Press Release,(Award,Level only)
April 27, 2018