An individual user ID and password must be created to access the portal and submit an application.
Applicants can save partially completed applications for later completion and submission.
The online application form outlines the weighted criteria that must be addressed and includes strict word limits.
A brief description of the company or organisation and a company logo is required for use by the Department in Awards promotional activities (e.g. event booklet).
Keep the answers succinct and to the point - make use of dot points where possible, include tables and graphs as supporting evidence.
Clearly address each criteria, be to the point, be honest and factual. The STAR format (situation, task, action, result) is one possible way of constructing the response.
Results must be measurable and be significant to prove the success of the project.
Up to three (3) supporting attachments may be included. Applicants are advised to keep the length of attached documents to a minimum.
It is strongly recommended applicants provide a short video presentation of their application. This video does not require professional production, a video shot using a mobile phone is sufficient. Video attachments are not included in the three (3) supporting attachments limit.