Prime Minister of Australia presents award

Awards categories

The Prime Minister's Veterans' Employment awards recognise individuals and organisations that have hired veterans and promoted their valuable skill sets. If you're thinking about nominating a business or individual for an award, please align your nomination to one of the categories below.  

There is no cost associated with nominating for an award.  We encourage all suitable individuals, entrepreneurs, businesses and organisations to apply.

Audio file
[Audio file] The Hon Darren Chester MP discussing the importance of the PM's Veterans' Employment Awards.

A transcript of this audio extract can be found here.


Prepare your Nomination

Nominations should directly address the category criteria. Where possible, relevant supporting evidence should also be provided to strengthen your nomination.

Please review our terms and conditions before nominating for an award.

Submit your nomination

To submit your nomination, please click the 'Nominate Now' button below.  This will take you to our nominations and judging website, where you will need to register in order to lodge the nomination.  

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Judges will assess each nomination and supporting evidence against the relevant criteria.

Each category is assessed by a three-member judging panel. Judges are independent and impartial and include senior representatives from Australian business, former Australian Defence Force Members and senior representatives from the Australian Public Service. 

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