Apply Now for the 2023 Motivation Masters Awards

Entries for Incentive’s annual awards honoring top incentive and recognition programs must be received by June 30, 2023.

Recent Motivation Masters Awards winners include ITA Group's travel experience for Google Cloud.

Incentive will once again honor the “best of the best” incentive programs with our 16th annual Motivation Masters Awards. We’re looking for programs that demonstrate a combination of creative design, innovative motivation strategies, professional acumen and demonstrable results. Winners are selected by Northstar Meetings Group's editorial team. Winners of the 2022 Motivation Masters Award can be viewed here.
The four categories are best employee program, best channel program, best recognition program and best travel experience. Below are the entry rules and our brief submission form. Please note, we must receive all entries by Friday, June 30, 2023.
Official Rules & Instructions


Any incentive professional, third-party firm or supplier may enter. To be eligible, your plan must have been under execution between April 30, 2022 and May 31, 2023.


Scroll down and fill out the application, and then click "SUBMIT."


Following your entry submission, you may be asked to submit supporting material, such as program promotional items and event images. You must agree that all program information —  including the client's name — has been vetted and approved by the program sponsor/client.


Submissions must be received in by Friday, June 30, 2023.


Please contact Lisa Grimaldi, Editor, Incentives and Destinations, at