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Important Information

Nominations must be submitted via the online nomination form for processing by midnight, 21 November 2021. To help prepare your nomination please use the PDF sample as a guide only.

Nominators must ensure that the nominee is aware of their nomination before submitting to the Alumni Office. Individuals may self-nominate provided a personal reference is supplied.

Nominations must include:

  • Nominee’s personal and professional contact details
  • The nominator’s personal and professional contact details
  • Letter of recommendation if self-nominating
  • Succinct response to selection criteria
  • A high resolution, professional image of the nominee.

Nominees:

  • Must be a graduate of the University of Canberra or the Canberra College of Advanced Education
  • Nominees must be available for interviews and be able to request additional supporting documents upon request
  • Must be of a good public standing and have a positive relationship with the University
  • Must be available to accept their award at the Arboretum in Canberra on Friday 18 March 2022 (this will be a requirement to progress to shortlisting)

Finalists and recipients names, images and nominators submissions may be published in any form of media in any context relating to the awards.

Finalists will be made award of the outcome of their award nomination, however the winners will be announced on the evening of the Distinguished Alumni Awards on Friday 18 March 2022.

Unsuccessful nominees will be notified of the outcome of their nomination after the final selection. All nominees, finalists and winners will be invited and are encouraged to attend the Distinguished Alumni Awards.

ActivityDate
Nominations Open1 October 2021
Nominations Close21 November 2021
Processing Perioduntil 26 November 2021
Shortlistinguntil 3 December 2021
Selection Committeeby 6 December 2021
Finalists Notified by 31 December 2021

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Nominations must be submitted via an online form which will be sent directly to the Alumni Office for processing by 21 November 2021.

Please contact the Alumni Office should you prefer to submit your nomination by hand.

Nominators must ensure that the nominee is aware of their nomination before submitting to the Alumni Office. Individuals may self-nominate provided a personal reference is supplied.

Nominations must include:

  • Nominee's personal and professional contact details
  • The nominator's personal and professional contact details
  • Letter of recommendation if self-nominating
  • Succinct response to selection criteria
  • A high resolution, professional image of the nominee.

Finalists and recipients names, images and nominators submissions may be published in any form of media in any context relating to the awards.

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Shortlisting

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
  • Associate Director, Media and Communications or nominated representative

Final Selection

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

  • Chancellor
  • Director, Advancement
  • Former Alumni Winner
  • Chair of Academic Board
  • Deputy Director, Innovation & Business Development

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

alumni@canberra.edu.au

(02) 6206 3959

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