There are two Distinguished Alumni Award categories, open to graduates of the University of Canberra (includes Canberra College of Advanced Education). To help prepare your nomination please use the PDF sample as a guide only.
The next Distinguished Alumni Awards are scheduled for Friday 18th March 2022 at the National Arboretum in Canberra.
Chancellor's Lifetime Achievement Award
The nominee should have 20+ years of professional experience; they may be employed or retired. The nominee can clearly demonstrate:
Chancellor's Rising Star Award
Successful candidates will not have reached a senior or executive level position; however, they will demonstrate a strong career trajectory with the possibility of forward achievement. The nominee may be self-employed or employed by an organisation on a full or part time basis. The successful nominee
will demonstrate one or all of the following:
- The nominee must be a graduate of the University of Canberra or the Canberra College of Advanced Education.
- Nominees must be of good public standing and have a positive relationship with the University.
- Nominees must be available to accept their award at the celebration on Friday 18 March 2022, 7-11pm in Canberra.
- Nominees must be available for interview and be able to present additional supporting documents upon request.