To recognise outstanding contributions to the life of the campus community. The Award recognises voluntary and sustained contributions, over and above what might reasonably be expected in the course of duty, which enhance the general welfare and life of the campus and benefit the institution as a whole.
Staff and visiting fellows who have volunteered their time, expertise,skills and knowledge over several years, and who have demonstrated exceptional dedication and service to the campus community beyond the normal expectations of their position are eligible for the Award.
The Deputy Vice-Chancellors, Pro Vice-Chancellors, College Deans and Directors of Service Divisions are invited to submit names of potential recipients with supporting documentation for the initial consideration of the Vice-Chancellor.
Staff or Student Associations are encouraged to submit nominations through the relevant College Dean or Service Division. The Vice-Chancellor may, at his discretion, request that a formal proposal be developed for consideration by the Chancellor's Awards Committee. (Citations for each of the past recipients are linked from the awards recipients webpages below).
Nominations should be submitted on the Chancellor's Award Nomination Form and will require the Primary Sponsor to provide the following:
- Supporting statement addressing the eligibility criteria (maximum of one page);
- Details of two supporting referees who the Committee can contact to provide a letter of recommendation, if requested;
- Brief summary of achievements that can be used as part of the citation to be read on presentation of the Award by the Chancellor, if the nomination is successful (maximum 150 words).
Supporting statements should use clear, accessible and concise language, avoiding excessive use of technical words, academic or industry terminology and acronyms.
Nominations should be in writing and sent to the email address provided on the right hand side of the page by no later than 5pm on the advertised closing date.
Up to five awards may be made each year. Recipients will receive a glass sculpture designed by the ANU School of Art. All award recipients will be published on the award recipients webpage.
The Chancellor's Awards are presented each year during the December Conferring of Degrees' Ceremonies. For more information on the Conferring Ceremonies and/or to book tickets visit the Graduations website or email email@example.com.
For further information please contact Awards, details provided under Contact.
|2017||Emeritus Fellow Colin Steele||Citation (PDF, 322KB)|
|2016||Professor Margaret Jolly||Citation (PDF, 56KB)|
|2014||Dr Alastair Grieg|
|2013||Professor Robin Stanton||Citation (PDF, 60.23 KB)|
|2012||Ms Diane Hutchens||Citation (PDF, 35.52 KB)|
|2011||Associate Professor Alex Clarke|
|2010||Mrs Nancy Sever|
|2009||Mr Keith Conley|
|2008||Associate Professor Selwyn Cornish||More information|
|Mr Warwick Williams|
|2007||Professor John Richards||More information|
|2005||Professor Phillipa Weeks|
|Mr Kevin Lonsdale|
|2004||Dr Richard Barwick|
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