Celebrating our remarkable alumni
Griffith University believes in, strives for, and celebrates the remarkable. Never more so when recognising the successes of its alumni.
The University's Outstanding Alumni Awards recognise and acknowledge the diverse achievements of alumni, across their fields of endeavour and in their communities.
The awards are conducted on an annual basis and are open to all graduates of Griffith University and its predecessor institutions.
Nominations for the 2021 Outstanding Alumni Awards are now open.
For alumni who have demonstrated sustained, remarkable achievement in their work, industry and community.
Outstanding First Peoples Alumnus
Celebrating exceptional alumni of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent, excelling in their chosen fields.
Outstanding International Alumnus
Recognising incredible alumni from all over the world who were previously enrolled as international students.
Outstanding Young Alumnus
Acknowledging the extraordinary accomplishments of early to mid-career alumni under the age of 40.
Watch the 2020 Outstanding Alumni Awards ceremony
Live broadcast from Brisbane, Australia
2020 Outstanding Alumni Awards
Rewatch the celebrations and performances during the 2020 Griffith University Outstanding Alumni Awards Ceremony.
This hybrid style event was held on Friday 11 September, at a socially-distanced, in person event at Griffith University's South Bank TV Studios and was broadcast to a live, global audience of over 200 people, situated in 11 different countries.
Meet the 2020 winners
Award winners represent all academic disciplines and walks of life around the globe
The key dates for the 2021 Outstanding Alumni Awards are:
Nominations open: 8 March 2021 at 9 am
Nominations close: 3 May 2021 at 5 pm
Selection panel review period: 4 May onwards
Academic group winners announced: 1 June 2021
Awards presentation and overall University winners announced: 10 September 2021