2016 Queensland Mental Health Week Achievement Awards

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Nominations open for 2016 Queensland Mental Health Week Achievement Awards

It’s your time to shine!

Nominations are now open for the 2016 Queensland Mental Health Week Achievement Awards. Now in its fourth year, and a major event on the annual Queensland Mental Health Week calendar, the Awards recognise and celebrate the achievements of individuals, groups, organisations and businesses who are devoted to improving the understanding and awareness of mental health and wellbeing right across Queensland.

The Awards are proudly organised by Open Minds, a leading not-for-profit organisation working alongside people to enhance their mental health and wellbeing. This year sees eight Awards categories up for grabs. You can nominate yourself, your organisation or another individual or organisation by downloading the Awards nomination pack or by contacting Open Minds for more information at: events@openminds.org.au.

QMHW Nominations Pack 2016 QMHW Nominations Pack 2016 (508 KB)

2016 Queensland Mental Health Week Achievement Award Categories:

Workplace Award - Small to medium businesses (1-200 staff) - 2015 winner - view video
Workplace Award - Large businesses (201+ staff) - 2015 winner - view video
Media Award - 2015 winner - view video
Not-For-Profit Award - Small to medium (1-100 staff)
Not-For-Profit Award - Medium to large (101+ staff) - 2015 winner - view video
Jude Bugeja - Peer Experience Award - 2015 winner - view winner
Individual Award
Youth Award (under 25) - 2015 winner - view video

For a detailed description of each Awards category and entry requirements, please download the nomination pack.

The Awards will be presented at a special luncheon held during Queensland Mental Health Week. Everyone is welcome to attend the Awards luncheon on Friday 14 October at Ithaca Auditorium, Brisbane City Hall. Tickets to the Awards luncheon will be available for purchase from Monday 1 August via the Open Minds website.

Open Minds looks forward to receiving your entries.

Nominations close Monday 5 September, with finalists announced by Friday 30 September, there is no fee to enter the Awards.

Date Nominations Close 5 September

Time 5pm

Cost Free to enter

RSVP events@openminds.org.au