Partner of the Year Awards are presented each year at WPC based on a self-nominating process by partners. Winners are celebrated at the Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC) in Washington D.C. from July 13-17.

Recognition, prestige, and opportunity for all Microsoft partners!

Partners, this is your opportunity to vie for awards that can showcase your solutions built on Microsoft technologies to benefit our mutual customers.

How Partner of the Year Awards benefit partners

Receiving a Partner of the Year Award positions your company for new business opportunities, generates positive press coverage, and can lead to even greater market recognition.

Winners appear onstage at WPC 2014 in Washington D.C. to be recognised by their peers. Award winners are also invited to an exclusive celebration during the conference.

The Partner of the Year Awards nomination tool is opens this Friday February 7 and closes April 11, 2014, at 11:59 P.M. Pacific time. Get started.

Review the 2014 Partner of the Year Award guidelines

Familiarize yourself with the complete Microsoft 2014 Partner of the Year Award guidelines (PDF). Preparing all of your answers and supporting documents now definitely makes it easier to upload your final entry.

Got questions? Read the FAQ

Find answers to your frequently asked questions (PDF) about the 2014 Partner of the Year Awards.

Get valuable advice from the judges

Download the Guidance from the Judges (PDF) document for tips and tricks about how to create a winning awards nomination.

Review these helpful tips on how to create an award winning entry

Here are some terrific words of wisdom on creating an award winning entry (PDF) that judges want to read and that tells your organisation’s story.

2014 Partner of the Year Awards official rules

The Partner of the Year Awards program is a skill-based contest with the objective to recognize the best solution(s). We encourage you to closely read through the 2014 official rules (PDF) for the program prior to submitting your entry.

More information is available at www.digitalwpc.com/awards.