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Thank you for taking the time to help us celebrate the incredible achievements of our alumni.
We have a new nomination process. Please provide a brief persuasive statement of no more than 200 words, outlining the achievements, impact and contribution of the nominee. Self-nominations are permitted.
Nominations close on Monday 20 April 2020.
All submissions will be reviewed and shortlisted nominations will be invited to progress through to the next stage of the process, requiring the completion of a 1500 – 2500 word nomination form by Monday 11 May 2020.
If you have any difficulties with the nomination process, please contact the Alumni Team:
T: +61 2 4921 6699
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The Alumni Medal for Professional Excellence recognises outstanding excellence in leadership, knowledge and professional practice. The Alumni Medal for Professional Excellence is the highest honour of the University’s Alumni Excellence Awards.
Take a look at last year’s recipients
The Newton-John Alumni Medal recognises innovation and creativity of alumni who have achieved excellence in arts, creative sectors and culture.
The Indigenous Alumni Award recognises alumni whose outstanding contribution has demonstrated engagement and impact working with Australian Aboriginal and/ or Torres Strait Islander communities.
The Beryl Nashar Young Researcher Award recognises the emerging research accomplishments of early- and mid-career alumni researchers.
The International Leadership Award recognises and honours globally based alumni who have excelled in their chosen field with international influence and whose achievements enhance the prestige of the University of Newcastle.
The Alumni Award for National Leadership requires demonstration of leadership and/or entrepreneurship initiatives with national reach, either in Australia or overseas.
The Alumni Award for Regional Leadership requires demonstration of leadership and/or entrepreneurship initiatives with regional reach, either in Australia or overseas.
The Young Alumni Award recognises outstanding achievements and contributions by alumni (under-35 years of age) who have demonstrated an outstanding level of professional achievement and community involvement since graduating from the University of Newcastle.
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