Request edit access
Australian Muslim Achievement Awards 2019
Welcome to the nomination form of the Australian Muslim Achievement Awards 2019.

The Australian Muslim Achievement Awards (AMAA), hosted annually by Mission of Hope, aims to acknowledge and celebrate some of our most respected community leaders from across the corporate, public and not-for-profit sectors.

Now in its 13th year, the AMAA has established itself as a much-anticipated and well-respected award's night, with a robust selection process to ensure that assessments of nominees are fair and transparent.

Nominator's phone number *
Your answer
13th Australian Muslim Achievement Awards
Criteria for Nomination
All nominees must meet the following criteria to be eligible for nomination:

- Nominees must be Australian citizens or permanent residents.
- Self-nominations will not be accepted for individual award categories but we do accept self-nominations for the community, organisational, or business categories.
- Nominees must be at least 16 years of age (exceptions for the youth award can be made)
- The Muslim nominee has a character of high integrity, in accordance with the tenants of Islam.
- Nominations cannot be made for any Mission of Hope Executive member (including members, trustees or their immediate family members).
- Nominations cannot be made for any AMAA 2019 sponsors (individuals or organisations).
- Nominations cannot be made for any AMAA 2019 judges, their family members or associations they are involved in.

The AMAA Committee reserves the right to disqualify a nominee from consideration of an award if, in the discretion of the committee, the nomination is incomplete or fraudulent, or other circumstances relating to the integrity of the nomination process warrant disqualification.

If sufficient nominations are not met, Mission of Hope has the right to make submissions for nomination but they do not participate in voting for finalists or winners in any capacity.

Please include 3 web links that highlight the achievements of the nominations. Only 3 web links will be sent to the judges.

Submit your completed nomination form by pressing the "Submit" button at the bottom of the form.

Nominees are mainly awarded for their work between [July 2018 and September 2019]. Nominations closed on the 20 September 2019.

Nominator Details
Please fill the details of your details and the details of the nominee below

If you would like to nominate another individual or organisation, please submit another form.

Nominator's name *
Your answer
Nominator's email address *
Your answer
Nominator Details
Please fill in your details.
Nominee's name *
Your answer
Award category *
Nominee's phone number *
Your answer
Nominee's email address *
Your answer
Does your nominee meet the eligibility criteria? *
Required
The nominee has a character of high integrity and character and identifies as Muslim. *
Answering Yes or No.
Your answer
Explain how the nominee fulfills the criteria for the selected award category. *
Nominees are encouraged to include supporting material such as online articles, links, and YouTube clips to show evidence for their nominations.
Your answer
AMAA 2019 Selection Criteria
AMAA 2019 award categories and their selection criteria are described below.
Business of the Year
This award recognises businesses that have achieved outstanding results through initiatives that demonstrate leadership and commitment to outstanding service. Achievements can include (but are not limited to) commercial, societal, scientific or environmental contributions.

The selection criteria for this award are listed below.

- The business demonstrated excellence in their business capacity and good business practices.
- Muslims are in its management and/or board
- The business has an innovative business model.
- The business excels in its customer service and support of its local community.
- The business has healthy staff relations and a commitment to staff development.

Professional of the Year
This award recognises professionals who have made a significant contribution in their field. This person should be motivated, confident and possess enthusiasm for their work. The nominee should be an inspiration to their peers and should be known for their integrity within their field.

The selection criteria for this award are listed below.

- The nominee demonstrated excellence specifically in their field.
- The nominee has a character of high integrity and is the nominee an inspirational role model for the Muslim community.

Woman of the Year
This award acknowledges women from all spheres of society who have helped their community. The award is seeking nominations for women who are exceptional role models and have demonstrated excellence in their field, and who play an important role in the Muslim community.

The selection criteria for this award are listed below.

- The nominee demonstrated excellence in their field, whether it be in their career or their volunteer work.
- The nominee made significant contributions to the Australian community and nation.
- The nominee is an inspirational role model for the Muslim community, through her leadership and commitment to the advancement of Muslim relations within the wider Australian society.

Man of the Year
This award acknowledges men from all spheres of society who have helped their community. The award is seeking nominations for men who are exceptional role models and have demonstrated excellence in their field, and who play an important role in the Muslim community.

The selection criteria for this award are listed below.

- The nominee demonstrated excellence specifically in their field, whether it be in their career or volunteer work.
- The nominee made significant contributions to the Australian community and nation.
- The nominee is an inspirational role model for the Muslim community, through his leadership and commitment to the advancement of Muslim relations within the wider Australian society.

Role Model of the Year
This award recognises people who work towards building an inclusive and respectful community, through their own life achievements or through their career and/or volunteer work. The award is seeking nominations for people who are passionate, focused and who have distinguished themselves by promoting a lifestyle of service and peace.

The selection criteria for this award are listed below.

- The nominee made significant contributions to the Australian community and nation.
- The nominee is an inspirational role model for the Muslim community, through their leadership and commitment to the advancement of Muslim relations within the wider Australian society.
- The nominee actively supported others in their advancement.
- The nominee engage in leadership and mentoring of others.

Youth of the Year
This award is seeking nominations for youth (aged up to 24 years), who have positively represented their community. This award recognises that positive contributions to society come from people of all ages.

The selection criteria for this award are listed below.

- The nominee demonstrated excellence in their field.
- The nominee made significant contributions to the Australian community and nation.
- The nominee is an inspirational role model for the Muslim community, through their leadership and commitment to the advancement of Muslim relations within the wider Australian society.

Creative Artist of the Year
This award recognises an artist or creative talent who has demonstrated exceptional work in their creative field, such as performance, literary arts, music, film, fashion, and / or design. The nominee's creative achievements should positively affect many hearts through powerful and engaging work.

The selection criteria for this award are listed below.

- The nominee demonstrated creative excellence through their original work.
- The nominee made significant contributions to both the wider Australian community and Muslim community.

Sportsperson of the Year
This award recognises a sportsperson who has demonstrated excellence in their field of sport.

The selection criteria for this award are listed below.

- The nominee demonstrated excellence in their sport.
- The nominee made significant contributions to the Australian Muslim community and country.

Organisational Media Award of the Year / Media Personality of the Year
This award recognises an individual or outlet that has achieved outstanding results in the field of media communication while demonstrated commitment to excellence. The award is open to journalists and media outlets (print, online, radio or television) who are professional and adhere to the Media Code of Ethics of Australia where necessary.

The selection criteria for this award are listed below.

- The nominee demonstrated excellence in the field of media and / or communication.
- If an outlet, the nominee has Muslims in its management and / or boards.

Community Organisation Award
This award recognises an organisation that has achieved outstanding results through initiatives that demonstrated leadership and commitment to the Muslim community. You must be a registered Not-For-Profit and / or registered charitable organisation to qualify for this award.

The selection criteria for this award are listed below.

- The nominee demonstrated excellence in their organisational capacity.
- The nominee made significant contributions to the Muslim community.
- The nominee's services target the Muslim community.
- The nominee has Muslims in its management and/or boards.
- The nominee has healthy staff relations and a commitment to the development of its volunteers and staff.

Volunteer of the Year
This award recognises an individual who has volunteered their time towards building an inclusive and respectful community, The award is seeking nominations for volunteers who are dedicated to the service of others, and community development and harmony.

The selection criteria for this award are listed below.

- The nominee demonstrated excellence in their volunteer work.
- The nominee made significant contributions to the Australian community.
- The nominee is an inspirational role mode for the Muslim community, through their leadership and commitment to the advancement of Muslim relations with the wider Australian society.

Abyssinian Award
This award acknowledges a non-Muslim individual or organisation that has demonstrated a strong commitment to fostering mutual understanding between Muslims and the wider Australian community in a respectful and beneficial manner. In this category, the Muslim public get to vote for the finalists and winner.

The selection criteria for this award are listed below.

- The nominee demonstrated excellence in their field, whether it be in their career or volunteer work.
- The nominee predominately worked or volunteered specifically with the Muslim community.
- The nominee demonstrated a commitment to the betterment of relations between Muslims and the wider Australian community.
- The nominee is an inspirational role model through their leadership and commitment to the advancement of Muslim relations and understandings with the wider Australian society.

People's Choice Award
This award acknowledges a person from any area of society who has been recognised by the Muslim community as a community leader or is deserving of the award. The award is seeking nominations for an exceptional role model who has made significant contributions in the past year. In this category, the Muslim public get to vote for the finalists and winner.

The selection criteria for this award are listed below.

- The nominee demonstrated excellence in their field, whether it be in their career or volunteer work.
- The nominee made significant contributions to the Australian community and nation.
- The nominee is an inspirational role model for the Muslim community, through their leadership and commitment to the advancement of Muslim relations with the wider Australian society.

Lifetime Achievement Award
This award recognises a Muslim individual that have achieved outstanding results through initiatives, professional experiences, or outstanding community service for over 25 years in Australia and also served the Muslim community.

The selection criteria for this award are listed below.

- The nominee demonstrated excellence in their field, whether it be in their career or volunteer work for over 25 years.
- The nominee made over 25 years of significant contributions to the Australian community and nation.
- The nominee is an inspirational role model for the Muslim community, through their leadership and commitment to the advancement of Muslim relations with the wider Australian society.

Event of the Year Award
This award acknowledges an exceptional Australian event held in the past year for the Muslim community. The award is seeking nominations for an event that was run professionally and catered for the Muslim community or to support Muslim communities and was aimed to highlight Muslims in any capacity for their event aims.

The selection criteria for this award are listed below.

- The event demonstrated excellence in its organisation and management of the event.
- The event made significant contributions to the Australian Muslim community and the wider society.
- The event must have had Muslims in its management and / or boards and events planning / implementation.

New Community Project Award
This award acknowledges a new project within the Australian Muslim community. The award is seeking nominations for a project that was run professionally and catered specifically for the Muslim community. The community project must be hosted by a registered Not-For-Profit and / or registered charitable organisation to qualify for this award. Business entries do not qualify.

The selection criteria for this award are listed below.

- The project demonstrated excellence in its organisation and management.
- The project made significant contributions to the Australian Muslim community and wider society.

Submit
Never submit passwords through Google Forms.
This content is neither created nor endorsed by Google. Report Abuse - Terms of Service