Australia Financial Review Higher Education Awards

Australia Financial Review Higher Education Awards

The AFR Higher Education Awards (AFR awards) recognise the contribution that the Higher Education sector makes to Australian prosperity and quality of life.

Awards are open to academic and professional staff. The categories for 2019 are:

  • Community Engagement Award
  • Education Technology Award
  • Emerging Leader Award
  • Employability Award
  • Equity and Opportunity Award
  • Facilities Innovation Award
  • Industry Engagement Award
  • International Education Award
  • Learning Experience Award
  • Lifetime Achievement Award.

Important information

  • Macquarie can only submit one application per category
  • Staff interested in applying must contact their Associate Dean Learning and Teaching and/or team Directors and the Office of the PVC L&T well in advance of deadlines to express of interest (EOI) in applying
  • The Office of DVC/A, in consulation with senior stakeholders, will review EOIs and make a final decision on appplicants going forward
  • All applications will be submitted by the Office of PVC Learning and Teaching on behalf of the Vice-Chancellor.

Key dates

  • 1 May 2019: EOI to the Office of PVC L&T
    • EOI needs to include the category you wish to apply to, activity (program/project) title; a 200-word summary of the activity, and evidence of previous award recognition.
  • 3 June 2019: Final nominations to the Office of PVC L&T
  • 28 June 2019: The Office to submit endorsed nominations to AFR.

Previous winners and finalist

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