Criteria for Evaluation

The Winner of the 26th NSM Awards will be chosen by the Board of Judges composed of representatives from the government, private sectors, and the academe who are users of statistics themselves. The Board of Judges will use different criteria per category as basis:
  1. Best statistical activity conducted by a Government organization
    Relevance to the theme* 20%
    Clarity of objectives/message and promotion of statistical awareness/literacy
    25%
    Outputs, outcomes and impacts to the audience/target group 35%
    Extent of participation/Coverage 10%
    Economy in the use of resources 10%
    TOTAL 100%
  2. Best Region
    Diversity of activities 20%
    Outputs, outcomes and impacts to the audience/target group 35%
    Extent of participation of cooperating agencies and LGUs Coverage 20%
    Clarity of objectives/message and promotion of statistical awareness/literacy
    15%
    Economy and ingenious use of resources 10%
    TOTAL 100%
  3. Best statistical activity conducted by a Private (profit/non-profit) organization
    Relevance to the theme* 20%
    Clarity of objectives/message and promotion of statistical awareness/literacy
    25%
    Outputs, outcomes and impacts to the audience/target group 35%
    Extent of participation/Coverage 10%
    Economy in the use of resources 10%
    TOTAL 100%
  4. Best Youth Group Advocate for Statistics
    Diversity and number of statistical activities 25%
    Clarity of objectives/message and promotion of statistical awareness/literacy
    25%
    Outputs, outcomes and impacts of the statistical activities to the youth
    25%
    Extent of participation/Coverage 20%
    Economy in the use of resources 5%
    TOTAL 100%
*Note: The theme for the 26th NSM celebration in October 2015 was “Pagyamanin at Gamitin ang Estadistika, Kalusugan para sa Lahat ay Abot-Kamay Na”, or “Maximize Use of Statistics Towards Health Care Opportunities for All.”

Important Dates

Call for Entries to the 26th NSM Awards 15-Mar-2016
Deadline of Submission of Entries to the 26th NSM Awards 07-Jul-2016