Nominations are now closed

Help us to celebrate the industry partners, staff and students that champion excellence in employability.

The University of Newcastle’s annual Employability Excellence Awards is a unique opportunity to recognise the community of achievers that enable our reputation for producing life ready graduates.

Building on the success of the past two year’s awards, we are looking forward to sharing stories of achievement drawn from the broad range of collaborators within our employability community.

Nominations are now closed for the 2022 Employability Excellence Awards. You can view shortlisted nominees here. Achievers will be announced on Thursday 10 November.

View our Nomination Guidelines and FAQS for more information on our nomination process.

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2021 Employability Excellence Awards Achievers

2021 Employability Excellence Awards Achievers

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