The University of Newcastle Excellence Awards celebrate the outstanding performance and achievements of our staff.
They are an opportunity to showcase and share best practise from across the institution in the areas of teaching, research, engagement, inclusion, professional service, student experience, and leadership, as well as those who embody our values.
The awards are open to all University staff to nominate.
8 Sep Nominations Open
8 Oct Nominations Close
12 Nov Finalists Announced
30 Nov Winners Announced
Click below on an award category to find its criteria.
Engagement Excellence Awards
Research Excellence Awards
Teaching Excellence Awards
Student Experience Excellence Award
Professional Staff Excellence Awards
Leadership Excellence Award
Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Award
Health, Safety and Wellbeing Award
Inspiring Excellence Award
The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.