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Autumn 2024 | Washington, DC


Nominations for the Aviation Week 2024 Program Excellence Awards are now open!

Don’t miss this opportunity to submit your program in one of the following categories:

  • Systems Design and Development                                    

  • System Production           

  • System Sustainment/Upgrades                  

  • Special Projects

Prime contractors/OEMs and suppliers can nominate eligible programs based on performance over the past three years — between Jan. 1, 2021, and Dec. 31, 2023.

Nomination Deadline: March 30

You can submit your nomination using the online form. All nominations must be received by March 30 to be eligible for this year’s submission and evaluation process.

In early April, you will receive materials and instructions for completing your submission.

The Program Excellence Evaluation Team scores each nomination, and finalists are chosen and notified in late August or early September.

Winning programs are announced in November at the annual Program Excellence Awards dinner in Washington, D.C., coinciding with the Aviation Week Network Defense Summit conference.


For more information about the Program Excellence Awards, contact Mike McClary

Important Dates:

March 30 – Nominations Deadline

June 14 – Submissions Deadline

September 8 – Finalists Announced

November TBA – Winners Announced