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  • Given to honour AWA members who, through long and meritorious service, have made positive and demonstrable contribution to the Association.    



    Members with a minimum of 15 years' service to AWA    


    Nominations shall be supported by written evidence detailing the service and contributions of the nominee in relation to the following criteria:

    •    Active involvement  in AWA’s networks and committees
    •    Commitment to building the profile of AWA   
    •    Contribution to AWA’s Strategic Objectives 


    A nomination for Honorary Life Membership shall only be made by an AWA Branch Committee or by two or more Board members. Nominations submitted directly to AWA National office   


    The judging panel will be comprised of the three most recent and available past Presidents. The decision of the judging panel will be presented to AWA’s Board for approval.

    Awarded at

    Presidents Dinner prior to Ozwater


    Submitting your nomination

    Submissions should be in an electronic format and must include the following compiled information:

    • A completed nomination form
    • An executive summary outlining the main reason for the nomination (maximum 500 words)
    • Detailed information introducing the nominee and addressing the criteria (maximum 4 A4 pages)
    • Photo (in jpg or similar format)
    • Biography (minimum 180 words, maximum 300 words)
    • Two letters of reference

    Closing Date

    30 November


    AWA Awards  

    ph. 02 9436 0055

    Australian Water Association
    PO Box 222, St Leonards NSW 1590