Outstanding Alumni Awards

Nominations open

The Outstanding Alumni Awards recognise graduates of QUT and its predecessor institutions for exceptional professional, academic or research achievements and contributions to the community at local, state, national and international levels.

Nominations can be received from any member of the community, including QUT staff and past Outstanding Alumni Award winners. An individual may also nominate themselves.

Award categories

We offer awards for:

  • QUT Alumnus of the Year (chosen from the Faculty Outstanding Alumni Award winners)
  • Young Alumnus of the Year (for graduates under the age of 35)
  • Faculty Outstanding Alumni Award (for each of the 6 faculties).

Nomination deadline

The deadline for nominations is Friday 10 May 2019. For more information or to submit a nomination, view the guidelines and nomination form.

Awards ceremony

The 2019 awards presentation will be held on the evening of Thursday 22 August at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre, South Bank.

2018 Award Recipients

Alumnus of the Year
Tony McAvoy SC
Young Alumnus of the Year
Chris Jeffery
Innovation and Entrepreneurship Outstanding Alumni Award Winner
Sandra Mau
Young Innovation and Entrepreneurship Outstanding Alumni Award Winner
Sarah Moran, Lisy Kane and Tammy Butow
Special Excellence Winner for Achievements and Contributions to International Health Security and Humanitarian Aid
Amanda McClelland
Special Excellence Winner for Achievements and Contributions to International Cyber Security
Ben de Bont
Faculty Award Winners
Jeffrey Dunn (QUT Business School)
Archie Moore (Creative Industries Faculty)
Patrea Walton (Faculty of Education)
Veronica Casey (Faculty of Health)
Tony McAvoy SC (Faculty of Law)
Ben De Bont (Science and Engineering Faculty)

Contacts

Advancement

  • Level 3, A Block, Room 322
    Gardens Point
    2 George St
    Brisbane QLD
  • Postal address:
    QUT Advancement
    GPO Box 2434
    Brisbane QLD 4001