The winners of the NatStats 2013 Conference award have been announced, please go to the winners page.

The NatStats Board, along with the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) invites you to apply for the NatStats 2013 Conference Awards. These awards recognise excellence in using administrative data, developing statistical capability and using statistics in the media. The Productivity Commission are proudly sponsoring these awards.

Entries are invited from individuals and organisations, in both the private and public sectors. Nominations can be made directly, or individuals and teams can be nominated by a third party.

Award categories

Awards will be presented in the following categories:

1.        Excellence in using administrative data

2.        Excellence in developing statistical capability

3.        Excellence in using statistics in the media.

Winners of the awards will be presented with a plaque commemorating the achievement, as well as a framed certificate. A complimentary NatStats 2013 Conference registration will also be provided for one individual for each winning entry.  This will be announced at ‘The Pitch’ session on Thursday 14 March 2013 between 15:15 and 16:00. Winners will be notified prior to the conference, and will be required to keep this information confidential.

Closing date

*****This competition has closed*****

Guidelines and nominations form

Nominations are now open for the NatStats 2013 Conference Awards.

So that you can prepare your nomination, the Nomination Guidelines contain the selection criteria for each award category, as well as important information on eligibility, the selection process, and requirements for nomination.

Download the Awards Nomination Guidelines.pdf

The Nomination Form fronts your nomination. It has been created as an auto-form, allowing you to type information directly into the form, then either save, print or email the form.

Download the Awards Nomination Form.doc

Download the Awards Nomination Form.pdf

If you have any problems or questions associated with the Nomination Form, please contact the NatStats 2013 organising team via email: or phone (07) 3222 6403

The NatStats 2013 Conference Awards are proudly sponsored by the Productivity Commission.

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