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Silver Anniversary Baldrige Awards Honor Organizations in Four Sectors
Release Date: 11/14/2012

The U.S. Commerce Department today named four U.S. organizations as recipients of the 2012 Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, the nation’s … more

Four U.S. Organizations Honored with the 2012 Baldrige National Quality Award
Release Date: 11/14/2012

Silver Anniversary Group Features Winners in Four Different Sectors WASHINGTON, D.C.—Acting U.S. Commerce Secretary Rebecca Blank today named four … more

A Very Fond Farewell to Letitia Baldrige
Release Date: 10/31/2012

It is with heavy hearts that members of the Baldrige community say farewell to Letitia Baldrige, sister of Malcolm Baldrige, who passed away on … more

2013 Award Process Fees to Change
Release Date: 09/20/2012

The fees for the 2013 Baldrige Award cycle will increase in order to recover costs associated with administering the award process and to reduce … more

2013-2014 Criteria Coming Soon: Readers Can Expect Leading Practices, User-Friendly Changes, and Cost-Recovery Fees
Release Date: 09/18/2012

The Baldrige Performance Excellence Program is preparing to release by early 2013 three new versions of the Criteria for Performance Excellence. … more

Excellence by the Dozen: 12 Organizations Vie for 2012 Baldrige Award
Release Date: 08/31/2012

Twelve U.S. organizations have reached the next step on the road to a possible silver anniversary Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, the … more

Baldrige Program Celebrates 25 Years of Performance Excellence
Release Date: 08/20/2012

Not many 25-year-olds can boast that in their short lifetime they have helped thousands of organizations develop and maintain world-class … more

Sponsorship Opportunities Available to Support Baldrige Program
Release Date: 08/07/2012

Organizations and individuals are being invited to help support the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program during its 25th-anniversary year by … more

New Baldrige Collaborative Assessment Announced
Release Date: 08/06/2012

The Baldrige Performance Excellence Program announces the opportunity to participate in the pilot of an exciting new assessment service.  The … more

Baldrige Health Care in the News
Release Date: 07/23/2012

Yesterday’s New York Times editorial A Formula for Cutting Health Costs highlights 2011 Baldrige Award recipient Southcentral Foundation and how … more

Baldrige Executive Fellows Program Highlighted in Leadership Magazine
Release Date: 07/11/2012

The Baldrige Executive Fellows Program is featured in the July 2012 issue of Leadership Excellence magazine, which has a national circulation of … more

Learn from the Latest Baldrige Case Study
Release Date: 07/11/2012

What can you learn for your organization from the evaluation of a fictional health care organization conducted by an actual team of Baldrige … more

Baldrige Award Applicants Can Now Receive Recognition for Best Practices
Release Date: 06/27/2012

For the first time in the 25-year history of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, high-performing organizations that are candidates for … more

Submit Your Criteria Revision Suggestions
Release Date: 06/13/2012

The 2013–2014 Criteria for Performance Excellence are now under development. We invite you to submit your suggestions for improving the Criteria … more

Thirty-Nine Organizations Seek Silver Anniversary Baldrige Award
Release Date: 06/12/2012

2012, the 25th anniversary year of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, will see 39 organizations vying for the honor. Applicants for the … more

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