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Augusta Zadow Awards


Do you have an idea, project or research that delivers significant benefits to women and young workers in South Australian workplaces?

Now is your chance to make a difference.

Apply for a share in $45,000 to improve women's health and safety at work.

Applications open Friday 8 March 2018 and close Friday 22 June 2018.

Here's what you need to know:

Selection criteria

Successful projects will:

  • address a work health and safety issue faced by women or young workers, and/or
  • significantly improve health and safety for women and young workers through research or further education.

See how our previous award winners have helped improve the health and safety of women and young workers working in South Australia.

Key dates

9 March 2018applications open
22 June 2018applications close
July/August 2018selection panel review/assessment/interview
31 August 2018Awards presentation ceremony
10am to 11.30am

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible you must be:

  • a permanent resident of South Australia
  • able to start the project, research or study in 2018.

Assessment process

A panel will review your submission with short-listed candidates invited to present to the panel.

Award proposal

Your proposal, of no more than 1500 words, must provide details about your project.

Be sure to cover:

  • who it will benefit and how
  • who will be involved in delivering the project
  • where will it be undertaken and why
  • key milestones and dates
  • anticipated costs
  • confirmation that you meet the eligibility requirements
  • three referees
  • any other information that supports your proposal.

On Friday 8 March 2018 a proposal template and terms and conditions will be available to help you.

Submitting Award applications

Applications closed Friday 22 June 2018.

By mail
SafeWork SA
Augusta Zadow Awards
Att: Mercedes Iasiello
GPO Box 465

In person
SafeWork SA
Augusta Zadow Awards
Att: Mercedes Iasiello
Level 4, 33 Richmond Road

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