NOMINATIONS for the Qantas Australian Woman of the Year in the UK Award are now open.
Proudly sponsored by Australian Business and Qantas the award is open to all Australian women in the UK, and focuses on the success of women within business or personal endeavours, the arts, sciences, professional disciplines, government, the community sector or any other field.
This will be the seventh year the event has run, and the winner will be announced at Australia House on 11 March 2014.
Decided by a panel of judges, the winner of the Qantas Australian Woman of the Year in the UK 2014 will receive one return International Business ticket to Sydney or Melbourne flying Qantas, a perpetual trophy housed in Australia House, and become an ambassador representing Qantas and Australian Business at up to four promotional events throughout the year.
Last years winner was Siobhan Reddy, creator of the video game Little Big Planet and co-founder and studio director of Media Molecule. Past award winners include theatre producer Liz Koops, chef Skye Gyngell and London bombing survivor Gill Hicks.
Nominations are currently open and will close on the 3 February. Participants may nominate themselves or another woman living in the UK.
Visit www.qantas.com/auswomanuk to cast your nomination.