Garner Thémoin Award – Advancement of the Profession Award
The Garner Thémoin Award is presented to an individual whose modest, unselfish, sincere, and persistent efforts for the advancement of Purchasing, Supply Management and Logistics and whose able assistance and guidance to purchasing agents in their endeavours have eminently qualified him/her for one of the highest IFPSM awards.
Hans Ovelgönne – Purchasing Research Award
The Hans Ovelgnönne Award is made to an individual from a University, Company or Association for their outstanding contribution to the development of Purchasing and Supply Management based on Research and Development studies and works.
Lewis E. Spangler – Purchasing Professional Award
The Lewis E. Spangler Award is made to an individual coming from a Company or Association where he/she has proved an outstanding commitment to the profession of Purchasing and Supply Management by evidence of successful contribution to the bottom line as well as by support given to their collaborators in the field of Education and Training.
The President’s Award
The President’s Award is made by the President of IFPSM and based solely on their personal recommendation of an individual from a member association or from the wider profession that recognises their contribution over many years.
Each year the International Federation of Purchasing and Supply Management makes four awards.