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.

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

Registrations will open in September. For more information please contact the Alumni and Community Relations Team at

About Alumni Events

The Alumni and Community Relations team coordinates a range of events locally and internationally. You can keep up to date with UQ alumni events in your area by updating your details.


Brisbane City Hall, 64 Adelaide Street, Brisbane Queensland 4000