The Australia China Alumni Association (ACAA) will hold the 14thAustralia China Alumni Awards this year, with the support of ACAA Patron, the Australian Ambassador to China, and the Australian Embassy, Beijing.
The Awards celebrate excellence in Australian tertiary education and recognise the significant achievements of Australian-educated alumni in China and Chinese background alumni in Australia.
The 14th Australia China Alumni Awards nomination will open on 1 July and close on 31 August. Alumni are encouraged to nominate themselves or others who have made significant achievements in their work, life and/or service to the community. To nominate yourself or someone else for an Award, please download the relevant nomination form (links below) and submit the nominations to email@example.com before the deadline.
Applications must include a short statement explaining why the nominee is deserving of the Award, together with a short professional resume. Please note, incomplete applications will not be considered.
This year the Awards will be presented in nine categories:
Australia China Alumni of the Year Award
Young Australia China Alumni of the Year Award
AustradeAustralia China Alumni Award for Corporate Achievement
Austrade Australia China Alumni Award for Entrepreneurship & Innovation
Australian Ambassador's Award for Women in Leadership
Australia China Alumni Award for the Arts and Creative Industries
Australia China Alumni Award for Research & Science
Australia-China Community Service Award
Award for Contributions to the Australia-China Relationship
Please note that the Australia China Alumni of the Year Award shall be granted by the Awards judging panel from amongst the nominees for all other Awards (so please do not nominate for this Award).
Click the Award category name to get the Award description. For more about nomination criteria, judging criteria and the judging process, please click How to Nominate.
Since the first year of the Alumni Awards in 2009, the Awards have honoured over 600 finalists, with about 30 Australian universities participating every year. The Awards process, including nominations, judging by an independent experts panel, finalists announcements, offline Awards networking, and post-Awards publicity and events, lasts from July to Q1 of the following year.
The Awards will repeat last year's successful hybrid online/offline celebration in multiple cities in China and Australia. This year's sponsorship offers four levels - please click <2022 Alumni Awards Sponsoship Package> for full details.