NOMINATIONS CLOSED FOR 2022! Nominations to Open for 2023 in January!

Validation feels pretty good, and acknowledgement and celebration go a long way toward keeping employees satisfied, teams performing at a high level, and leadership engaged. Get the recognition you deserve with a UAI Excellence Award!

UAI honors the best in the utility analytics profession, recognizing the individuals, teams, and organizations that have achieved and maintained excellence through innovation.

Complete nomination form(s) below to submit your official nomination(s).

If you have questions about the UAI Excellence Awards, please contact Leslie Cook at

Criteria & Guidelines

Experience the Awards

Watch the 2021 Award Ceremony


Call for Entries Open: February 1, 2022

Call for Entries ClosesJune 30, 2022

Finalists Announced: September 1, 2022

Finalist Interviews (virtual): September 6 – 30, 2022

Winners Announced during UA Week: October 18-20, 2022 | DoubleTree Hilton Mission Valley | San Diego, CA

Award Categories & Nomination Forms

Thanks for your interest in the UAI Excellence Awards! You must complete the online nomination form for each award you are nominating someone for or applying yourself. 

We recommend downloading the PDF version of the award nomination form first, so you can perform a thorough review of the application requirements, eligibility, submission guidance, judging process and criteria, and finalist and winner recognition. Use the PDF version of the nomination form to collect your thoughts and record your answers prior to submitting your information via the online form. Once on the online form, you must enter the answers to each question and “submit” within the same session. The form does not save your information.


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*Nominees must be members of UAI. One exception: Nominators and Nominees for the Top 25 Thought Leaders in Utility Analytics do not need to be UAI members.