Nominate a remarkable Griffith alumnus

Nominations for the 2021 Outstanding Alumni Awards are now open and will close at 5 pm on Monday 3 May 2021.

Award submissions will be accepted from both members of the Griffith University community and external nominators. This may include:

  • A graduate of Griffith University (self nomination)
  • A current student of Griffith University
  • A Griffith University staff member
  • A member of the community

As Griffith University embodies a multi-disciplinary approach, alumni do not have to be working in the particular discipline from which they graduated.

Please familiarise yourself with the four award categories and read over the Terms and Conditions prior to submitting a nomination for yourself or a Griffith alumnus.

Nomination form

Nominator Details (required)

Each section of this form appears as you fill in the previous section's last (required) field.

Award nomination category (required)

Multiple awards may be selected if the nominee meets the criteria of each award category.

One selection only.

Award nominee's contact details (required)

Griffith University qualifications (required)

Other qualifications

Additional qualifications from other institutions

Nominee's current career (required)

Response to selection criteria (required)

Nominations will be assessed on alignment with the broad selection criteria outlined below:

Sustained remarkable success in, and contribution to, their chosen industry/profession, showcased through professional positions, professional standing and recognition, as well as through industry developments, publications, presentations etc.

Substantial contribution to the community at local, state, national or international levels. This may be part of employment in their chosen profession or, working as a volunteer in the charitable sector or in other ways.

An outstanding character with demonstrable attributes in alignment with the values of Griffith University as outlined in the 'Statement of Values and Commitments'.

Supporting materials and referees (required)

Required should the nominee be awarded at an Academic Group or University level. Please supply in landscape orientation with the nominee positioned in the middle of the photograph.

Declaration and submission (required)

Award categories

Outstanding Alumnus

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.

Nomination criteria

Terms and Conditions

The judging panel

How to nominate

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Previous Outstanding Alumni University Winners

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