Young Leader

Who is eligible?

Nominees must be an individual currently working in primary health care in Australia and the nominations will be judged on the nominee’s outstanding achievements.

The nominee must:

  • Be aged 35 years or less at the time of nomination, and be an individual who has displayed outstanding vision/leadership/organisational development skills with a demonstrated ability to steer and implement change.

The nomination must provide evidence the nominee has made a positive impact/contribution which improved:

  • The health care of patients OR service delivery AND demonstrate through examples, that the individual nominated shows professional excellence through selfless dedication and commitment to their profession, patients and the broader community.

Nominators must:

  • provide an online, written submission that specifically answers all questions asked in the online nomination form, ensure the nomination is fully completed, submit the nomination on or before the closing date of midnight AEST 31 March 2013; and ensure the nomination is supported by a second person, who has direct knowledge of the nominee’s abilities and acts described in the nomination.