AWARD PROCESS Choose a Category

Review the APLIA categories, and choose the one/s that best suit the areas where you are making a positive impact.

Submit Your Application

Submit your application and supporting materials by 5pm (AEST) 15 October 2020.

Please follow the criteria for your award category. All submissions will be assessed by an independent panel of your peers, who allocate points according to a pre-determined set of criteria.


Once you have selected the award/s you wish to apply or nominate someone for, the nomination process is simple.

  • Step 1 - Prepare your award submission, including any supporting documentation, ensuring you address the selection criteria
  • Step 2 - Complete the nomination form with your details. (ONLINE NOMINATION FORM)
  • Step 3 – If you have any additional information to support your nomination, please email to Please title your email “APLIA Nomination: [Name of the Award], [your name]”

You may apply for more than one award.

Applications close 15 October 2021.

Finalists Notified

A shortlisting of finalists will be decided soon, and all nominees will be advised the outcome of their submission.

* Award Finalists will be notified by 25 November 2021 .

Award Presentation

Awards will be presented at the Annual Awards Dinner. Our expectation is that all finalists (or representative) will attend the Awards Dinner, and we invite you to book a table for your organisation and/or invite friends, family and colleagues to join us.