Employee Suggestion Program / Innovative Ideas at Work!
The Employee Suggestion Program is a formal system for rewarding employees who submit ideas that reduce or eliminate State expenditures or improve the safety or operation of State government. Thousands of suggestions have been adopted since the program began in 1950, resulting in millions of dollars in savings to the State. Participation in the program is easy and the awards range from $50 to $50,000.
Eligible suggestions are those that do one or more of the following:
Improve State operations
Eliminate safety hazards
Making a suggestion
If you need more help or would like to submit a suggestion, please contact your departmental Merit Award Administrator.
The Merit Award Board
For Merit Award Administrators