2019-20 Application Review Cycle

If the date falls on a weekend or a federal holiday, the application is due the next business day.

Timetables

Lite Application Cycle Time Table

Milestones Days, Week, Months in the cycles
Deadline for Lite Applications to be Sent to PENW January 1, April 1, July 1, October 1
Applications Mailed to Examiners Week 1
Independent Reviews Due to PENW Week 7
Consensus Meetings or Calls Week 10
Consensus Scorebook Complete and Due to PENW Week 11
PENW Sends Feedback Report to Applicant Week 14
Executive briefing 4th month

Full Application Cycle Timetable 2019-20

Milestone Deadline
Full Application Intent to Apply October 1, 2019
Full Application to be Sent to PENW January 2, 2020
Independent Review January – February 2020
Consensus March – April 2020
Site Visit April - May 2020
Award Level determination by Panel of Judges May 2020
Feedback Report Sent to Applicant, with Award Level May 2020
Award Recipient Ceremony Fall 2020

Lite Application Cycle Time Table

Milestones Days, Week, Months in the cycles
Deadline for Lite Applications to be Sent to PENW January 1, April 1, July 1, October 1
Applications Mailed to Examiners Week 1
Independent Reviews Due to PENW Week 7
Consensus Meetings or Calls Week 10
Consensus Scorebook Complete and Due to PENW Week 11
PENW Sends Feedback Report to Applicant Week 14
Executive briefing 4th month

Full Application Cycle Timetable 2019-20

Milestone Deadline
Full Application Intent to Apply October 1, 2019
Full Application to be Sent to PENW January 2, 2020
Independent Review January – February 2020
Consensus March – April 2020
Site Visit April - May 2020
Award Level determination by Panel of Judges May 2020
Feedback Report Sent to Applicant, with Award Level May 2020
Award Recipient Ceremony Fall 2020

Intent to Apply Fees

Our fees reflect the costs associated with administering the program. Over 200 volunteers donate their time so that we can keep these fees affordable.

Payment:

PENW accepts checks payable to PENW, Purchase Orders, credit cards and PayPal payments for fees.

Checks should be mailed to:

Performance Excellence Northwest
Post Office Box 5941,
Kent, Washington 98064-5941

Or pay $200 Fee w/ PayPal (a receipt will automatically be generated) – please submit the receipt along with a copy of your Intent to Apply form.

Applications will not be added to our queue until payment is received.

Lite Application Fees

Number of Employees Application Fee
1-50 employees $885.00
51-250 employees $1,500.00
251-500 employees $2,200.00
501+ employees $2,800.00