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Examiner Application 2010

Opened:  November 12, 2009 at 2pm EST
Closed:  January 7, 2010 at 2pm EST (now closed; please check back for the 2011 Examiner Application in November 2010)


Each year the Award Program recruits the best in the business/nonprofit, education, and health care fields to serve as members of the board. There are six Award eligibility categories: manufacturing, service, small business, nonprofit, health care, and education. Category coverage and balance are important factors in selecting board members.

“I am grateful to have had the chance to be a Baldrige Examiner. A good deal of work is required, but the return on investment is huge. I can’t think of a better experience for enhancing your career – I’ve gained in-depth knowledge of the Baldrige Criteria and how high-performing organizations are using them, while developing valuable teamwork and analytical skills. The people you meet are top-notch, the exposure to different industries and business models expands your horizons, and best of all, it is a lot of fun!”                                          
Steve Lampa
Former Senior Vice President, Lodging Quality Assurance & Rooms Operations, Marriott International

For more information on the role of a Baldrige Examiner, please view this video, Baldrige Examiners: Outstanding People, Exceptional Service.    


When will Examiner Applicants be notified?

Notification letters will be sent via overnight mail or electronically by the end of March, 2010. If you are selected, you will electronically fill out a form designating your preferences for training.

Preliminary Examiner Preparation Courses (specific dates will be provided upon notification)

April 27-April 30
May 4-7
May 11-14
May 18-21

Dates will be assigned on a first-come, first-served basis.


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