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Partner of the Year Awards

The Microsoft Partner of the Year Awards acknowledge outstanding successes and innovations by partners in over 100 countries and in a wide variety of categories, including partner competencies, cloud to edge technologies, entrepreneurial spirit and social impact.

Nominations are now closed

Thank you to those partners that submitted a nomination. Check back in July to learn more and celebrate the 2021 winners and finalists.

Get resources

Review the official guidelines and rules and regulations for an in-depth understanding of the program.

Get tips

Explore expert advice from the Partner of the Year Awards judges and learn how to create an award-winning entry.

Get answers

Still have questions? Get a general program overview and step-by-step instructions on how to submit your nomination.

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About the winners

Each year, award recipients are selected based on their commitment to customers, the impact of their solutions, and their exemplary use of Microsoft technologies. Take a look at this video featuring 2020 winners.

Meet previous winners and finalists

Celebrate partner achievement with us as we recognize the partner of the year award winners and finalists from previous years.

Create connections and celebrate success at Microsoft Inspire 2021

Engage with the global partner community, advance your knowledge, and celebrate our Microsoft Partner of the Year Award winners. Make plans to attend the July 14–15 digital event.

Explore all our flagship events and discover how their specialized content helps support what you’re doing today and where you’ll go tomorrow.