SPE Awards

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Nominate a well-deserving colleague today.

SPE recognizes members for the following categories at two levels — Regional and International:

Technical Contributions  •  Service to Colleagues  •  Professional Excellence  •  Industry Leadership  •  Career Achievement  •  Public Service

Dates and Deadlines

21 September | Nominations Open

15 February | International Nominations Close

25 February | CV/Resume or LinkedIn Profile & Supporting Letter(s) Due - International

1 March | Regional Nominations Close

10 March | CV/Resume or LinkedIn Profile & Supporting Letter(s) Due - Regional

Nominate a Deserving Colleague in 5 Easy Steps

Step 1 | Determine if your colleague best qualifies for a regional or international award.

Step 2 | Determine the award that best fits your colleagues’ accomplishments. 

Step 3 | Review eligibility requirements to ensure your candidate will qualify for desired award.

Step 4 | Review tips and best practices to submit the best possible nomination.

Step 5 | Submit your nomination.

Note: Each nomination will require contributors to provide a minimum of one and a maximum of six letter(s) of support, and a CV/Resume (or LinkedIn profile) to be uploaded by the candidate to move into the judging rounds.

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Award Stories

View additional stories to learn more about the impact of receiving an SPE award, and how amazing it feels to nominate a candidate for an SPE award.

Offshore Technology Conference Distinguished Achievement Awards

Each year, OTC recognizes individuals and companies that have made outstanding achievements to the offshore E&P industry. The Distinguished Achievement Awards provides OTC's top honors. SPE is one of 13 sponsoring organizations of OTC. Learn more about OTC's Distinguished Achievement Awards.

2023 SPE Award Recipients

International Award Recipients
Regional Award Recipients

Past SPE Award Recipients

International Award Recipients
Regional Award Recipients

Quick Links

Complete List of Regional and International Awards
Nomination Tips and Best Practices
Nomination Process Demo
Glossary of Award Terms
Member Award Stories
Nomination Portal
Sanction Policy
SPE Taxonomy


International Award Inquiries
Lori Davis
SPE Awards & Recognition Manager

Regional Award Inquiries
Regional Activities Managers

Jackie Hoffman
Middle East and N. Africa

Jill Thomas
Western N. America
Gulf Coast N. America
Rocky Mountain N. America
South Western N. America

Zain Al Radaideh
Eastern N. America
Mid-Continent N. America

Justin Kijam

North Asia Pacific
South Asia & the Pacific

Samantha Armstrong
North Sea
South, Central and & East Europe

Khochbar Ramazanov
Russia and Caspian

Dalexa Fernandez
Latin America and Caribbean