The application deadline is Sept. 10 for the eighth annual competition, co-sponsored with Cap Gemini Ernst & Young. The program honors auto suppliers for innovation, technological advancement and business performance.
This year’s seven categories are: product innovation; innovations developed in Europe; supply chain management, build/locate to order; information technology; B2B/customer relationship management; supplier/OEM partnership; and an open category for innovations that don’t fit into the above areas.
There is a $995 application fee.
The Automotive News PACE Awards program is open to all suppliers with operations in North America or Europe.
Winners will be announced on March 4, 2002.