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The CAUDIT Awards are officially open – Nominate yourself or a co-worker today!


As the peak member association supporting the use of information technology in the higher education and research sector in Australasia, CAUDIT is excited to announce the establishment of its own annual Awards Program. 

The Awards recognise, celebrate and promote the outstanding achievements and innovation of IT staff working in CAUDIT member organisations, and the application of digital capabilities which positively transform the experience of students, academics and professional staff.

Open to all current IT staff from within the CAUDIT membership (excluding the CAUDIT Member Representative i.e. the CIO/CDO/IT Director), submissions are now open, closing on 21 December 2018. The awards are for work that has been completed during 2018, and winners will be announced at the awards presentation scheduled to be held at the 2019 Autumn Members Meeting.

If you, or your colleagues are working on some amazing innovative projects, or are providing leadership in some aspect of your work, then we want to hear from you! Showcase your achievements through the CAUDIT Awards.  Submissions can be accepted for both individual and group activity.

There are five award categories, criteria to address, documentation to be provided and some entry rules, so before you commence working on your submission, make sure you visit the other awards pages in the left-hand navigation bar for further information. You will then need to upload the requested documentation and complete the online submission formby 6.00pm AEDT 21 December 2018. 

Please email if you have questions about or during the submission process.

Announcing our final sponsor Partner!

Improving Student Success Award sponsor

Thank you to ServiceNow for sponsoring this category

CAUDIT welcomes our Fourth Sponsor Partner!

Excellence in Research Support Award sponsor

Thank you to Dropbox Business for sponsoring this category

Third Sponsor Partner announced!

Emerging Leader Award sponsor


Thank you Red Hat for sponsoring this category

Second Sponsor Partner announced!

Operational Excellence Award sponsor

Thank you Results Group International for sponsoring this category

First Sponsor Partner announced!

Innovation in Teaching and Learning Award sponsor

We thank Catalyst for their support and look forward to working with them.

Sponsor partnerships

The Sponsorship Prospectus outline the benefits involved in award category sponsorship. Other opportunities to partner with CAUDIT in delivering the inaugural CAUDIT Awards may be available. To discuss further, please email or contact Steven Turner on 0404 695 444. 

Partnering with 'The CAUDIT Awards' provides an opportunity to support the best and brightest technologists and emerging leaders in the sector, build brand awareness, and demonstrate commitment to supporting excellence and innovation in information technology within the higher education and research sector.