Help us improve the Veterans Employment Program

How to apply

Nominations are now open for the 2019 Prime Minister’s Veterans Employment Awards. Celebrate the work that your business is doing for veterans employment, the veteran talent in your business, or the achievements that you have made as a veteran who owns and operates a successful business.

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You can work on and submit your nomination any time up until the closing date through the Prime Minister’s Veterans Employment Awards platform.

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Hear from some of our 2018 Awards finalists and winners on the value that veterans can bring to organisations of all sizes.

Key dates

  • 29 November 2018 – nominations close

  • December 2018 - January 2019 – judging of nominations

  • Early to mid-February 2019 – nominees will be advised of the outcome of their nomination. Finalists will be contacted to make arrangements for their attendance at the awards ceremony in Canberra

  • Late March 2019 – winners announced and conferral of awards at official ceremony in Canberra.

The awards give organisations the chance to come together and form relationships that will strengthen a wider national strategy.
— WithYouWithMe, 2018 Excellence in Supporting Veterans Employment


Outstanding Veterans Employer of the Year

The winner in this category will be selected from the pool of winners from the Veteran Employer of the Year categories.

Outstanding Contribution by an Individual to Veterans Employment

The winner in this category will be selected from a list compiled from suggestions invited directly from the government, business and veteran communities.

Want to know more?

Check out the frequently asked questions for more information.

Terms and conditions

Nominations must be made in accordance with the Prime Minister's Veterans Employment Awards terms and conditions.

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