The University of Newcastle, Australia

National Leadership Award

The Alumni Award for National Leadership requires demonstration of leadership and/or entrepreneurship initiatives with national reach, either in Australia or overseas.

Past recipients include national level leaders across the sectors of arts, health, innovation and public service.

Nominees must comply with the following selection criteria

  • Hold a minimum undergraduate Bachelor degree from the University of Newcastle
  • Be aged over 35 years at the time of nomination
  • Demonstrate leadership and/or entrepreneurship at a national level, in a non-academic sector.

Nominations for the 2021 Alumni Excellence Awards will open early next year. View our Nomination Guidelines and FAQs for more information on our nomination process.