We are happy to announce a new ASQ award for Outstanding quality professionals in the South Asian region. This award will be called the ‘ASQ South Asia Quality Professionals Award’, and will be given out to the foremost quality professionals in theregion, who have demonstrated their leadership in the quality field, led their organizations to exemplary performance improvement and have contributed significantly to the knowledge base in this field.
The first of these awards will be announced in our Annual Conference this year, in December 2017.
We expect the Award will help to further motivate quality professionals in the region to contribute to the profession, and excel in their field. It will give visibility to the quality profession.
Application process and Award criteria
The Awardee selection will follow a rigorous process. The final evaluation and awardee finalization will be carried out by a special Jury comprising accomplished and eminent members of the community.
The criteria for selecting the award recipient will include the impact and quality of his/her contribution to the parent organization and to the profession, and contribution to building of knowledge through publications and presentations. While it is good to be an ASQ member, this will not be a limiting criterion in order to be considered for the Award.
Applicants will be expected to submit detailed information about themselves, their organizations and the work they have done. The information may also be submitted by someone other than the nominee, but who believes that the nominee deserves the award.