Economic Development Awards for Excellence 2017

 

Australia’s National Awards for Economic Development Excellence open

 Media Release 17th May 2017

 Mark Holdsworth Chairman of Economic Development Australia has announced that the Economic Development Australia Awards (EDA Awards) for Excellence are now open until  Monday 31 July 2017. The finalists will be announced and winners presented at the 2017 National Economic Development Australia Conference in Ballarat, Victoria – 10, 11, 12 October, 2017

Nine awards will be presented this year plus three honorary awards.

  • Influential economic development strategy
  • Economic Development Marketing & Promotion
  • Economic Development through Partnerships/Collaboration
  • Community in Economic Development
  • Economic Development Initiatives – under 15,000 residents
  • Economic Development Initiatives – over 15,000 residents.
  • Economic Development Initiatives – rural and remote areas.
  • Economic Development Event or Forum
  • Digital Entrepreneurs

Honorary Awards

  • Leading the Way Award – Economic Development Leadership (Elected Member)
  • Rising Star Award – Economic Development Leadership (Economic Development Practitioner – up to 30 years old)
  • Agent of Change Award – Economic Development Leadership (Economic Development Practitioner – over 30 years old)

Applications and criteria for the judging can be found on line by visiting www.edaustralia.com.au  with the closing date of 31 July 2017.

For further information on the awards please contact Naomi Braham 0467 217 997 / admin@edaustralia.com.au

Awards Criteria and Rules visit

To apply/submit your application visit