Impact awards

The HESTA Impact Awards recognise people working in health and community services who are committed to creating a better future.

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Nominations extended. Now closing 3 November 2020

A story worth celebrating...

Know someone in health and community sector with an impact story worth celebrating?

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Awards Dinner

The inaugural event will be held in Sydney on Wednesday 24 February 2021.

Awards launched

Prizes

Winners will share a $30,000 prize pool.

Terms and conditions

Sustainable development goals

HESTA has adopted 7 of the United Nations’ framework of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to help frame our investment and advocacy. 

These 17 goals, adopted by over 150 countries including Australia, set an ambitious but inspiring task for the world: making measurable progress to end hunger, inequality and climate change by 2030.

 

Find more information about the UN SDGs here.

 

Key dates

Nominations open: 17 July -3 November 2020

Finalists announced: 19 January 2021

Winners announced: 24 February 2021

 

 

 

 

Nominations open

Nominations extended to 3 November 2020. Finalists announced 19 January 2021. Winners announced 24 February 2021.

Award categories

Team Innovation

Teams who have demonstrated a commitment to creating a better future by initiating or developing a service, system or process that is having a positive impact on society, the economy and/or our planet.

Eligibility criteria

Individual Distinction

Individuals who demonstrate a commitment to creating a better future by initiating or developing a service, system or process that is having a positive impact on society, the economy and/or our planet.

Eligibility criteria

Outstanding Organisation

Organisations that have demonstrated a commitment to creating a better future by initiating or developing a service, system or process that is having a positive impact on society, the economy and/or planet.

Eligibility criteria

Who can nominate?

 

Australia’s health and community services are leading the way -demonstrating commitment and inspiring others to create a better future for our communities.

These awards recognise the dedication and professionalism of those working in health and community services in Australia e.g. in nursing, midwifery, aged care, hospitals, community services, disability services, early childhood education & care or allied health settings.

Suitable nominees are those that go above and beyond the everyday demands of their role.

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Key dates

Nominations open: 17 July -3 November 2020

Finalists announced: 19 January 2021

Winners announced: 24 February 2021

 

 

Recognition

Every person, team or organisation nominated will receive a certificate in recognition of their contributions.

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Acknowledgement

Finalists receive two tickets to attend the Awards dinner.

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REWARD

Winners will share a $30,000 prize pool.

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