Nominations are now closed

Celebrating the professional learning experiences and partnerships that prepare our students for success.

The University of Newcastle Employability Excellence Awards showcase the students, staff and community partners that inspire our reputation for producing Work Ready Graduates. Building on the success of the 2020 Employability Excellence Awards, this event recognises excellence across all facets of employability development including our industry, community and business collaborators.

Nominations are now closed for the 2021 Employability Excellence Awards. View our shortlisted nominees. Award achievers will be announced on Thursday 18 November.

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