Outstanding Alumni Awards Nomination Process

Nomination Process

Pleas note: nominations for Outstanding Alumni Awards are not currently open

Staff, alumni of the University and members of the public are able to nominate eligible candidates for the awards. Self-nomination is acceptable. Nomination of a current staff member will only be considered in extraordinary circumstances. All nominations are confidential.

To make a nomination you will need:

  • A completed nomination form. The nomination form requires:
    • Nominee's personal and professional details (if you are unsure of nominee's JCU qualification(s) or graduation date(s) you can email alumni@jcu.edu.au);
    • Nominator's details, contact information and relationship to nominee;
    • Statement in support of Nominee (minimum 250 words);
  • Professional resume (curriculum vitae) for Nominee (or as much as you can supply);
  • Written reference from a 3rd party who is not closely related to the Nominee (related = spouse; de facto partner; ex spouse or de facto; child or step child; parent or step-parent' grandparent or step-grandparent; sister or step-sister; brother or step-brother, aunt; uncle; niece; nephew or first cousin);
  • Supporting evidence such as awards, media reports etc (this section is optional).

Notes for Nominators

The submission of a nomination in no way implies that the nominee will be selected for a JCU Award. All information provided will be treated in confidence. The selection process will conform to James Cook University's privacy policy. If you have problems filling out the online form the following options are available: fillable PDF download 2MB or Word DOC download 850kb.