2017-2018 Baldrige Excellence Framework
(includes the 2017-2018 Criteria for Performance Excellence)
For over 30 years, the Baldrige Excellence Framework has empowered organizations to accomplish their missions, improve results, and become more competitive. This leadership and performance management framework includes the world-renowned Criteria for Performance Excellence, core values and concepts, and guidelines for evaluating your processes and results.
The 2017-2018 Baldrige framework features a renewed focus on:
- managing all of the components of your organization as a unified whole;
- managing cybersecurity risks to data, information, and systems; and
- understanding the role of risk management within a systems perspective of organizational performance management.
The 2017-2018 Baldrige Excellence Framework is available for purchase in the following versions:
E-versions of the Baldrige Excellence Framework are available for purchase from the Baldrige Performance Excellence Program at NIST here.