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2021 ICF International Prism Award 

The deadline for 2021 ICF International Prism Award nominations is June 23, 2021, at 2 p.m. (EST). Please review award terms and conditions below and then click on the "Submit Your Nomination" link to begin. 

To assist with the nomination preparation process, download the nomination worksheet and scoring rubric.

You have the option to begin an application and return to this site to complete and submit the application at a later time.

All nominations must be submitted in English.

Nomination forms must be finalized and received via this online submission system by June 23, 2021, at 2 p.m. (EST). Applications that are not completed and submitted by the deadline will not be reviewed.  


Award Terms and Conditions

If you agree to the below terms and conditions, click on the "Submit a Nomination" button to complete an award nomination application. 

  • The ICF International Prism Award program is open to businesses and organizations that use coaching. It is not open to coach-training organizations or to organizations that provide external coach practitioners to organizations and/or individuals
  • The organization must be nominated by an external or internal coach who holds an up-to-date ICF Credential and has participated in the coaching initiative.
  • The organization must have started implementing coaching prior to January 1, 2020.
  • During the nomination review process, the nominating coach and/or coaching sponsor is able to provide additional/clarifying information about the nomination if s/he is asked to do so.
  • Nominating coaches and nominee organizations consent to provide ICF with additional information about their coaching initiative that may be published in future press releases, testimonials, ads, marketing materials and/or case studies.
  • The organization was not a 2020 International Prism Award winner or honorable mention recipient.

Returning Award Applicants

If you have started an award application and need to finalize your information, or if you would like to download a copy of your application, please log in to the award system to the left by using your ICF member log in details or the user login ID you created when starting your application. Select the "My Applications" link once logged in. 

Submit Your Nomination