Become an Applicant

As the foundation of our program, we use the Baldrige Criteria for Performance Excellence to evaluate organizations and provide feedback that can be used for continuous improvement. Applying for an award is a practical, powerful step your organization can take to achieve its goals.

2021 Award Cycle Calendar

2021 Intent to Apply Form

Criteria

We are using the 2019-2020 Baldrige Criteria for the 2021 MAAPE Award Cycle. You can purchase copies of the Criteria using the links below.

2019 -2020  Criteria for Performance Excellence

2019 -2020  Education Criteria for Performance Excellence

2019 -2020  Health Care Criteria for Performance Excellence

 Applicant Instructions

Visit the Application Levels page for a description of levels and pricing

2020 Applicant Instructions

Example : 2017 Arroyo Fresco Community Health Center Case Study

Application Templates

2017-2018 BNP Application Template - Level 1

2017-2018 BNP Application Template - Level 2-3

2017-2018 ED Application Template - Level 1

2017-2018 ED Application Template - Level 2-3

2017-2018 HC Application Template - Level 1

2017-2018 HC Application Template - Level 2-3