All applications will be reviewed separately by each judge on the panel. Judges will enter their official scores for each of the below criteria and assign impact/priority score. Once each of the judges have reviewed the application and submitted their scores, the scores will be totaled and combined to form a cumulative score in each category. The total score is then averaged to obtain the OVERALL IMPACT/PRIORITY score.
Innovation Awards will be awarded to the highest-rated products in each category, as long as the products surpass a previously determined minimum impact/priority score. If the highest-rated products in a category does not surpass the minimum impact/priority score, there will be no Innovation Awards for that category.
ALL AWARD DESIGNATIONS BY OUR JUDGES ARE FINAL.
Entries are evaluated on the following criteria: