Teaching awards

Applications and Nominations

The ANU College of Asia & the Pacific Teaching Awards is now open for nominations and applications. If you know an excellent teacher, please nominate them here by 26th September 2016.

If you are a teacher and would like to make a direct application for yourself, please do so via the application forms below by 31 October 2016.

Awards and prizes

The ANU College of Asia and the Pacific Teaching Awards were initiated in 2007 to recognise and encourage excellence in both coursework teaching and research supervision within the ANU College of Asia and the Pacific. In 2016, these are following awards that are being offered by the College.

Wattle Award is by nomination only.

To see general information and/or eligibility and selection criteria and apply for each award please click on the relevant award link above.

A $1,000 prize is awarded in each category.

Award process

Nominations - CAP staff and students are encouraged to nominate a convener, tutor, colleague or team who excels at teaching. Please submit your nominations by 26th September 2016.

Applications - CAP staff are invited to prepare an application and apply for the award(s). You don't need to be nominated to apply for an award.  Complete the application cover sheet and its requirements above and submit to cap.student@anu.edu.au as a sngle PDF by 31 October 2016

Deliberation- CAP Teaching Awards Committee meets to consider the applications for each award and to determine the awardees.

Notification- Applicants are notified of the award outcomes after the Committee finalises its decisions.

Enquiries- Any enquiries regarding the CAP Teaching Awards can be directed to cap.student@anu.edu.au

ANU Vice-Chancellor's Awards for Excellence in Education

The Vice-Chancellor's Awards for Excellence in Education give recognition to ANU academic and general staff for teaching, supervision and program excellence, and for their contribution to student learning. Where there exists an equivalent Vice-Chancellor's Award, recipients of the CAP level awards will be nominated for them by the CAP Student Centre.

Australian Awards for University Teaching

The Australian Awards for University Teaching are administered by the Office for Learning and Teaching (OLT). Recipients and nominees of the ANU Vice-Chancellor's Awards for Excellence in Education will be eligible to be nominated by the University for these National Awards. For further details on these awards, please go to the CHELT website, or the OLT Website.

Updated:  24 April, 2017/Responsible Officer:  Dean, ANU College of Asia & the Pacific/Page Contact:  CAP Web Team