The Newton-John Award recognises innovation and creativity of alumni who have achieved excellence in arts, creative sectors and culture.
The community has been inspired by past recipients working in film and television, leading animation studios and world class photography.
Nominees must comply with the following selection criteria
- Hold a minimum undergraduate Bachelor degree from the University of Newcastle
- Demonstrate innovation or creativity in any field with the emphasis on originality, longevity, cultural and/or social value to the community.