2018 NSW Creative Achievement Awards nomination form

Nominations are now open for the 2018 NSW Creative Achievement Awards.

Read the terms and conditions before completing the form below.

Applications close on Friday 16 March 2018 at 5.00 pm.


Nomination form

Declaration
Nominations will only be considered if you/the nominee accept. By accepting the Terms and Conditions, you/the nominee are also verifying that the nomination is truthful and that the achievements have been acquired in an ethical manner.
If you are completing the application form as the nominee's authorised representative, please upload the nominee's completed statutory declaration form [PDF] [Word]. In the declaration, the nominee must fully endorse the contents of the nomination form and evidence submitted for their work.
Part A - Key information
Please select the category or categories that apply
Nominee's details
Lead contact details
E.g. Mr, Mrs, Ms, Miss, Dr, etc.
List one email address
If different from street address
Authorised representative's details
Please provide your first and last names.
Promotional information
The department intends to use the words and images for promotional purposes. This will allow the department to showcase talent in NSW. The words may be edited without approval from the applicant.
including but not limited to Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn
Upload a jpg or png file of your organisation's logo or nominee's image

Part B - Claims for award recognition

This section asks you to explain your claims for an award. Note the following:
  • Your answers should relate directly to the selection criteria for the relevant award category. In your answer, refer also to the considerations that inform each criterion.
  • Note that the claims for an award should only refer to completed works that are known to the public. Works in progress will not contribute to award recognition.
  • A space is provided in Part B for all three award categories. If a category does not apply leave it blank.
  • Keep your answers as concise as possible.
  • If needed, supporting documentation can be emailed to creative.awards@industry.nsw.gov.au
NSW Creative Laureate
Significant leadership Provide examples of you/ your organisation/your business (you)/ the nominee having demonstrated significant leadership. Considerations that inform your answer can be that: 1) you/the nominee has actively taken creative risk and successfully executed risk to set new standard; 2) you/the nominee is investing in growth of the industry in NSW and above own career or business (e.g. development of local talent).
Significant capability Demonstrate distinguished and/or sustained creative expertise (skill, new methodologies or technologies)
Contribution to increasing the global profile of the NSW creative industries in a positive manner Provide examples of positive international media exposure/coverage gained from your/the nominee's work that has drawn positive attention to Sydney or NSW
Achievements since January 2017 Show how your/the nominee's achievements have been supplemented or undertaken since January 2017
Relevant web links Provide direct links to (or guidance on how to find) specific work that demonstrates how you/the nominee meet the selection criteria
NSW Emerging Creative Talent Award
Recognition as an emerging high achiever in a specific sector Provide examples of 1) positive media coverage that you/ the nominee has gained as an emerging high achiever; 2) rapid increase in public awareness of talent; and 3) nominated or winner of an award for talent.

Leadership in originality and/or innovation Provide examples of  1) demonstrated creative and innovative ideas and the successful execution of those ideas;  2) Creative application of new methodologies and/or technologies

Positive impact in raising the global profile of NSW creative industries Provide examples of 1) positive international exposure/coverage achieved and 2) where you/the nominee drew positive attention to Sydney or NSW through your/the nominee's work

Achievements since January 2017 Show how your/the nominee's achievements have been supplemented or undertaken since January 2017

Relevant web links Provide direct links to (or guidance on how to find) specific work that demonstrates how you/the nominee meet the selection criteria
NSW Young Creative (nominees must be 25 years or under)
Leadership in originality and/or innovation Provide examples of 1) demonstrated creative and innovative ideas and successful execution of those ideas and 2) creative application of new methodologies and/or technologies
Recognition as outstanding in your sector Provide examples of 1) positive media coverage gained as an young high achiever; 2) rapid increase in public awareness of talent and 3) nominated or winner of an award for talent
Positive impact in raising the profile of NSW creative industries Provide examples of 1) positive exposure/coverage of your/the nominee's work and 2) positive attention drawn to Sydney or NSW
Achievements since January 2017 Show how your/the nominee's achievements have been supplemented or undertaken since January 2017
Relevant web links Provide direct links to (or guidance on how to find) specific work that demonstrates how you/the nominee meet the selection criteria
Upload proof of age identification i.e. NSW drivers licence, birth certificate or passport
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