Courting the Greats, UQ’s annual alumni awards ceremony, celebrates exceptional alumni who have achieved distinction in their chosen field and recognition amongst their peers.

Madonna King (Bachelor of Arts 1985), award winning journalist, commentator and author will MC the evening’s ceremony, as we recognise and celebrate the outstanding accomplishments of our distinguished 2016 UQ Alumni Award recipients.

Register now for an inspirational evening as we recognise the outstanding accomplishments of The University of Queensland alumni who have brought great honour to themselves and to their alma mater.

The University of Queensland Alumni Award categories:

  • Vice-Chancellor’s Alumni Excellence Awards
  • Distinguished Young Alumni Awards
  • Indigenous Community Impact Award
  • Colleges' UQ Alumni Award
  • International Alumnus of the Year

Awards created and supported by Alumni Friends of The University of Queensland Inc:

  • UQ Alumnus of the Year
  • UQ Graduate of the Year

UQ Sport categories:

  • Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year

Find out about the 2016 UQ alumni award recipients.

Courting the Greats 2015 from UQ Alumni on Vimeo.

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Main Auditorium, Brisbane City Hall, 64 Adelaide Street, Brisbane

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