Baldrige 101

Baldrige 101: Introduction to the Baldrige Framework, is a one-day workshop where participants become familiar with the basics of the Framework—its Core Values, the Criteria, guidelines for evaluating processes and results, and an introduction to applying the Framework in an organization.  The session, which is case study-based and includes exercises to practice the elements of…

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Award Winners from 1982-2018

Congratulations to our 2018 Senate Productivity and Quality Award recipients! Including, Prince Willam County Service Authority receiving the APE Award and congratulations to Federal Facilities Division for receiving the PPE award! Check out this great link below to see all of the SPQA Awards through history! We hope to see your organizations name  for the…

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How to Apply

While Virginia SPQA uses the Baldrige Excellence Framework as the basis for its award application, evaluation, scoring and feedback methods, there are some differences as outlined in the Award Guide. To apply, organizations will need three documents available for download. The Award Guide 2019 provides details on how to apply for a given year. The Recognition Intent to…

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Award Levels

Although organizations apply for the Medallion for Performance Excellence, there are other levels which might be achieved. More information can be found in the Award Guide Commitment to Performance Excellence Progress in Performance Excellence Achievement in Performance Excellence Medallion for Performance Excellence Award for Continuing Excellence (ACE)

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