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Important Information

Nominations for the 2022 Distinguished Alumni Awards are now closed. Good luck to all of our nominees!

Key Dates

Nominations Open1 October 2021
Nominations Close19 December 2021
Processing Perioduntil 24 December 2021
Shortlistinguntil 7 January 2022
Rising star award - Public voting1-15 March 2022
Selection CommitteeFebruary - March 2022
Finalists Notifiedby end of February 2022

Judging Process


A shortlist of three nominees will be created for each award category based on the selection criteria. The shortlisting panel will include:

  • Alumni and Community Engagement Manager
  • Advancement Services Manager
  • Associate Director, Media and Communications

Public Vote

The Rising Star Award will have a 50% judging weight from a public vote. All shortlisted candidates in this category will receive votes from the general public. Public voting will be open 1-15 March 2022 via the UC website.

Final Selection

Final selection of winners will be made by a panel including:

  • Chancellor
  • Director, Advancement
  • Former Alumni Winner
  • Chair of Academic Board

Further Information

The 2022 Distinguished Alumni Awards is managed by the Alumni Office. If you would like further information, please get in touch:

(02) 6206 3959

Alumni Office, Building 6, Level C, University of Canberra