We are excited to announce that the Humentum OpEx Awards 2020 are officially open for entry! We recognize that strong operations are a critical component of a thriving social sector. Our awards provide an opportunity to highlight the vital role of colleagues who contribute to positive impact in the global development sector. What can you expect?

This year we will celebrate four individuals or teams who showcase innovation, collaboration, and collective and lasting impact through their inspiring work. We will also honor one Industry Partner and one Humentum Learning Services Partner for their continued commitment to our members.

Teamwork is an essential part of any organization's success. We are keen to see how your nominees work together to strengthen the vision of their organization and capacity to succeed.

As you consider nominating, please keep in mind the following guidelines to ensure that your submission stands out from the crowd.

OpEx Award nominees (an individual or team) must be working for a Humentum member organization and can be working in or across any function area that aligns with the following Humentum core capabilities: Program Management; Financial Management; Human Resources and Learning; and Compliance and Risk. They should also meet the following criteria:

• Successfully addressed a compelling operational need or challenge;
• Instituted an innovative model, solution, or strategy utilizing operational capabilities;
• Achieved meaningful and measurable impact
• Worked in the spirit of collaboration and collective success to address the needs of their organization, program, or beneficiaries; and
• Can be an individual or team.

Industry Award nominees must be a Humentum Industry Partner and should meet the following criteria:

• Positively impacted your organization's operations or capacity;
• Provided excellent service that addresses the unique needs of the sector;
• Brings a spirit of collaboration, innovation, and partnership to work with your organization; and
• Is dedicated to positive social impact.

Eligibility for all Awards:
• Humentum Board members are not eligible for consideration.
• Self-nominations are not eligible for consideration.

With COVID-19 at the forefront of our minds, it might be hard to recall achievements prior to the pandemic, but we are interested in hearing those too!

Nominations are now closed. Thank you for your interest in the OpEx Awards 2020.

Please contact Lourdes Isalgue with any questions.