Have you made significant contributions to the wider technical community or know someone who has

The MVP award recognizes individuals who, over the past 12 months, have demonstrated superior knowledge, leadership and passion, combined with a desire to help and accelerate other's learning, careers, and abilities. You can nominate yourself to be considered for an MVP Award or nominate someone you know!

Before you begin, here's a quick checklist to make sure you, or your nominee, meet the criteria - we know that there are countless rock stars in the technical community, but only a special few can be MVPs!

  •   * Are you passionate about Microsoft technologies, products and services, how they work together with other platforms, and can't wait to see what's next?
  •   * Are you excited and motivated to share your knowledge with the wider technical community?
  •   * Over the past year, have you contributed significantly to online communities and/or in-person events through speaking, blogging, podcasts, hosting events or other channels? Can you provide examples?
  •   * Would you be one of the first people that friends or colleagues call to discuss a newly released technology? Would you at the opportunity to advise them on implementing it?

If you could easily tick off this checklist and feel confident about your contributions, please go ahead and fill in the form below! If you would like to get some more information or have questions, please take a look at our Nomination FAQ for helpful guidance.

Good luck!


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