Excellence Awards

The HESTA Excellence Awards recognise exceptional achievements in a range of settings across aged care, allied health, community services and disability services.

Nominations open

 

A story worth celebrating...

These awards recognise exceptional achievements in aged care, allied health, community and disability services in Australia.

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Awards broadcast

The inaugural awards were presented via broadcast on Thursday, 26 November 2020.

Watch the broadcast

Prizes

Winners shared the $60,000 prize pool courtesy of proud awards supporter ME- the bank for you.

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Key dates

Nominations open: 8 March to 2 May 2021 

Finalists announced: 27 July 2021

Winners announced: 25 August 2021

 

Last year, finalists from each of the four sectors were selected from hundreds of nominations by an independent judging panel.

2020 winners and finalists

Aged Care

We are proud to present six finalists across the two categories of Outstanding Organisation and Team Excellence.

Meet the winners and finalists

Allied Health

We are proud to present six finalists across the two categories of Outstanding Organisation and Team Excellence.

Meet the winners and finalists

Community Services

We are proud to present six finalists across the two categories of Outstanding Organisation and Team Excellence.

Meet the winners and finalists

Disability Services

We are proud to present six finalists across the two categories of Outstanding Organisation and Team Excellence.

Meet the winners and finalists

 

 

Award categories

Eligible sectors

These awards are open to organisations and providers working in aged care, allied health, community services and disability services.

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Outstanding Organisation

Recognising organisations that have excelled in delivering initiatives to enhance the health and wellbeing of individuals, families and/or communities.

Eligibility criteria

Team Excellence

Recognising teams that have developed and/or improved a product, service, process or system to enhance the health and wellbeing of individuals, families and/or communities.

Eligibility criteria

Who can nominate?

 

Nominated organisations must be currently providing services in aged care, allied health, community services or disability services in Australia. Suitable nominees are those that go above and beyond the everyday demands of their day to day roles.

Nominees can nominate in more than one category.

Nominees may self-nominate, however self-nominations must be supported by a supervisor/manager/CEO/owner/employer.

 

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Recognition

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

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Acknowledgement

2020 finalists were celebrated during a live broadcast hosted by Gorgi Coghlin on 26 November

Read about the winners

REWARD

Winners will share a $60,000 prize pool, courtesy of proud Awards supporter ME- the bank for you.

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2020 HESTA Excellence Awards

Watch the recording below to relive the excitement of the 2020 broadcast.

Montage of award night

View some more images from the broadcast here.

HEA 2020 Awards broadcastjudges applauding