The fine print
Nominations are via submission of up to 500 words outlining the nominee's key achievements, and how they demonstrate Swinburne's vision and values in their professional and personal lives. Nominations are due by Friday 30 July 2021.
Award recipient eligibility and exclusions
All Swinburne alumni are eligible to receive an Alumni Impact Award.
The following exclusions apply:
- honorary degree recipients who did not complete a Swinburne degree
- self-nominations and nominations from close relatives
- current students
- staff members who are not Swinburne graduates
- awards cannot be granted posthumously.
Please do not approach a nominee for information or advise them of the nomination at any stage.
Nomination confidentiality and award decisions
Nominations are confidential. Only alumni nominees who have reached the shortlist stage will be contacted by the Swinburne Advancement Office.
The Swinburne Alumni Impact Awards Nomination Committee will decide the award recipients and no debate will be entered into.
Dates and deadlines
The awards will be presented in October 2021 and the winners will be contacted by 30 August 2021.
Please submit your nomination by Friday 30 July 2021.
Note: The Alumni Engagement team sits within Swinburne Advancement. We may contact nominators or nominees via phone, email or organise a meeting as appropriate and when current restrictions allow. Individual nominations will be kept confidential within Swinburne University. Your nomination will be stored in Swinburne University’s Advancement database, and your contact details may be updated. We point out that no information which identifies you or any other alumni member is disclosed outside Swinburne University.