How to nominate

Nominate an Outstanding UQ Graduate

Each year The University of Queensland celebrates the diverse achievements of alumni with a suite of awards. These awards recognise alumni who have accomplished outstanding success in their field and who have made exemplary contributions to their community.

The recipients will be widely celebrated and promoted, leading up to and after the annual Courting the Greats awards ceremony.

Nominations for 2018 have now closed. Further information about 2019 nominations will be available shortly. 

The University of Queensland Alumni Award categories:

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

Awards created and supported by Alumni Friends of The University of Queensland Inc:
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  • UQ Alumnus of the Year

Contact us if you have any questions about this year’s awards.

Find out about past UQ alumni award recipients.