The Department of Defense Chief Information Officer (DoD CIO) Awards
Program recognizes outstanding achievement in Information
Management/Information Technology/Information Assurance (IM/IT/IA) in the
DoD. (Coming Soon) MARADMIN: CALL FOR USMC NOMINATIONS FOR THE 2018 DEPARTMENT OF
DEFENSE (DOD) CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER (CIO) AWARDS PROGRAM, for
information on judging, selection, and nomination criteria.
Nominations must be in Microsoft Word using the required template. No other
formats or pdf files will be accepted. Nomination templates (team and
individual), further guidance, and examples of winning awards in prior years
are posted below.
Command (General Officer) endorsements on nominations are not required.
USMC nominations must contain all requested information and must be sent via
email to firstname.lastname@example.org by COB 27 July 2018. No fax or hard copy
submissions will be accepted. Due to the timeline, no extensions will be
Questions regarding the DoD CIO Awards Program may be sent to
CIO Memo Attachment 1 - DoD CIO Awards Guidance (CIO000329-18)_20180625.pdf
CIO Memo Attachment 2 - DoD CIO Award Nomination Template (CIO000329-18).._.docx
CIO Memo Attachment 3 - DoD IT Environment Way Forward (CIO000329-18)_20.._.pdf