Daniel Farke has been nominated for the Sky Bet Championship Manager of the Month award for January.
Farke guided City to three wins from four last month and has been recognised particularly for impressive away victories at Bristol City and Brentford.
The City Head Coach faces competition from Steve Bruce (Aston Villa), Steve Cotterill (Birmingham City) and Slavisa Jokanovic (Fulham).
Meanwhile, James Maddison has been nominated for the Sky Bet Championship Player of the Month award.
Maddison scored three winning goals in January against Millwall, Bristol City and Brentford and is up against Daniel Ayala (Middlesbrough), Scott Hogan (Aston Villa) and Ryan Sessegnon (Fulham).
All award winners will be announced on Friday.