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Association Awards & Hall of Fame

Nominations open now!

Associations Forum is pleased to present the 2019 Association Awards™ & Associations Hall of Fame™ recognising excellence and accomplishment by associations and individuals. As well as due recognition, the process of nominating is a worthwhile experience as it encourages associations to consider the factors that make a successful association, turnaround or achievement.

Awards are presented at the Associations Forum National Conference. Click the links below to nominate:

ASSOCIATION OF THE YEAR AWARD™ is presented to an exemplary association that has achieved overall excellence.

ASSOCIATION TURNAROUND OF THE YEAR AWARD™ is presented to an association that was in crisis or on the brink of closing down and successfully turned itself around in recent years.

ASSOCIATION ACHIEVEMENT OF THE YEAR AWARD™ is presented to an association that has made an outstanding achievement in a particular project, area of operations, governance, activity or initiative.

ASSOCIATIONS HALL OF FAME™ inductees are individuals who have made a significant contribution to an association or associations over 30 or more years. 

Nominations must be submitted by 7:00PM AEST on Friday, 31 May 2019. 
For more information, contact:

Associations Forum congratulates the past recipients of the Association Awards™ and inductees into the Associations Hall of Fame™

Association of the Year Award™ 

2018: Master Builders Queensland
2017: Australian Dental Industry Association

Association Turnaround of the Year Award™

2018: Australian Chiropractors Association
2017: Australasian Institute of Marine Surveyors

Association Achievement of the Year Award™

2018: Rule of Law Institute Australia for their Law Day Out program
2017: Community Legal Centres Queensland 

Associations Hall of Fame™ Inductees:

Susan Sundstrom, Careers Advisors Associations NSW & ACT
Greg Paterson, Real Estate Employers' Federation
John Flower, Spina Bifida Hydrocephalus Queensland
Maria Palazzolo, GS1 Australia
Roy Privett, Boating Industry Association
Marilyn Yates, Home Economics Institute of Australia
Jan Alford, Australian Diabetes Educators Association
Julie Hammer, Engineers Australia
Heather Garnsey, Society of Australian Genealogists

Wilhelm Harnisch, Master Builders Australia
Julian Ledger, Youth Hostels Association
Garry Pearson, Australian Dental Association Victorian Branch
Janet Reynolds, Home Economics Institute of Australia
Peter Webster, Industry Capability Network NSW

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