Elite Achievers Award

The SCGMIS Elite Achievers Award recognizes a member agency who demonstrates outstanding achievement in the implementation of creative information technology.

Elite Achievers Award Categories

The Elite Achievers Award is given in three categories based on the size of the project. Categories include:

  • Small Project – $0 to $50,000
  • Medium Project – $50,001 to $500,000
  • Large Project – $500,001 and Above

Project size is determined by the total cost of the project, which should include labor (both internal and external), equipment cost, and any other cost attributable to the project.

How to Submit Nominations for the Elite Achievers Award

Applications for the Elite Achievers Award can be accessed by clicking on the button below. Once completed, all applications should be submitted via email to Mike Shelton through the "nominate" button below. 


To be considered for this award, all applications should be submitted prior to December 1, 2016.

Previous Elite Achiever Award Recipients Include:


  • Small Project: Charleston County – Automation of Small Business Enterprise Program Certification and Tracking Program
  • Large Project: University of South Carolina – USC's PCI Compliance Project


  • Small Project: Town of Lexington – Lexington Patrol Division's Device Management Project
  • Medium Project: Medical University of South Carolina – Mobile Device Management and 2-Factor Authentication
  • Large Project: University of South Carolina – OneCarolina Project Phase I: Student Systems Implementation


  • Medium: Division of State Information Technology


  • Large Project: Santee Cooper Data Warehouse Replacement Project
  • Medium Project: SC Secretary of State UCC Online Project
  • Small Project: SC Retirement Systems Automation of Disability Review Project


  • Small Project: University of South Carolina – University Technology Services Website
  • Medium Project: Richland County IT Department – eRecording for Register of Deeds
  • Large Project: S.C. Budget and Control Board, Office of Research and Statistics – SC Real Time Network


  • Small Project: S.C. Department of Social Services – ePay Debit Card Project
  • Large Project: Medical University of South Carolina, University of South Carolina, Clemson University – South Carolina Light Rail Project


  • Small Project: Lander University – MyLander Campus Portal Project
  • Large Project: Richland County – Gunshot Identification, Triangulation and Recording Project

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