Military Simulation and Training Magazine Awards Program

The nomination period has closed for MS&T's 2018 Industry Simulation & Training Awards.  Winners will be selected by MS&T subscribers in July and announced in August in MS&T Issue 4.  A full list of nominees, finalists and winners will also be featured on this website.

MS&T’s Industry Simulation & Training Awards is an annual program to recognize excellence in the international defense community.  The program showcases the people, products, processes, and organizations that provide exceptional value to our military clients.

For each award category, a panel of MS&T editors and invited participants will select up to three finalists for consideration by MS&T print, digital and eNewsletter subscribers who will be asked to vote online to select the award winner.

MS&T is sponsoring five award categories this year.  Nominations will open in May 2018 and close Monday June 18, 2018.

The Award Categories

Outstanding Innovative Product
This award recognizes training and training related products that make a difference in the military education, training or human performance domains.

Outstanding Service and Support Program
Longer term support programs are proving to be essential to developing and maintaining military capability. This award recognizes those exemplary programs that provide outstanding value to military clients.

Outstanding Training Systems Integration Project
This Award recognizes projects that have designed, developed, integrated and delivered complex training systems with a delivery date within the last three years. To be outstanding not only must the project have met or exceeded the project success criteria, but also have provided exceptional value to the client.

Small Business of the Year
This award celebrates exemplary small businesses of fewer than 50 employees in early in their entrepreneurial trajectories. The business must be a non-subsidiary and independent concern. 

Pioneer Award
Within the defense training community there are individuals who have demonstrated and continue to demonstrate outstanding and significant technical and social leadership.  This is the opportunity to recognize their contribution. 

How can I submit a nomination for my company?

MS&T staff members will be happy to help you with this.

For companies headquartered in North America, please contact:
Holly Foster

For companies headquartered in Rest of the World, please contact:
Stephen Reed

How can I subscribe to the magazine?

MS&T magazine is available in digital + print formats, and is published six times per year. To subscribe to the magazine click here.

When will award winners be announced?

Award winners will be announced in MS&T’s Awards Issue, publishing on August 17, 2018.