Nominations for the 2021 Employability Excellence Awards are now open!

Friday, 16 July 2021

The University of Newcastle Employability Excellence Awards showcase the students, staff and community partners that contribute exceptionally to our University producing Work Ready Graduates.

Employability Excellence Awards 2021 nominations now open

Do you know a student who has completed an outstanding Work Integrated Learning program, or internship/cadetship? What about an exceptional student entrepreneur? Or a staff member that has done exceptional facilitating Work Integrated Learning opportunities? It's time to nominate them for an Employability Excellence Award!

The 2021 Employability Excellence Awards recognise excellence across all facets of employability development including our industry, community and business collaborators.

There are seven nomination categories:

  • Work Integrated Learning Student of the Year
  • Student Employability Achievement Award
  • Student Entrepreneur of the Year
  • Student Intern/Cadet of the Year
  • Work Integrated Learning  Hall of Fame Awards
  • New Partner in Employability Award
  • Work Integrated Learning Staff Member of the Year

Nominations are open now until Friday, September 17. Our Achievers will be announced on Thursday, November 18 2021.

For more information about the awards, selection criteria, and how to nominate, visit the 2021 Employability Excellence Awards website.

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