Recognising exceptional achievements and celebrating progress in HR practice.

This year the AHRI Awards and Scholarships program has introduced exciting new categories and criteria that recognise the evolving HR landscape.

Applications open until Friday 21 June

Finalists Announced

Finalists will
be announced in October

Winners will be announced

Winners will be announced 6 December

At our celebration event in Sydney

Award Categories

Individual Awards


Recognising outstanding HR and DEI professionals and the contribution they have made to their organisation and the profession.

Organisation Awards


Recognising initiatives and strategies which have directly and successfully addressed a challenge or met a priority of the organisation.


The AHRI Scholarship
The AHRI Scholarship

AHRI’s flagship scholarship recognises an individual committed to growing the HR body of knowledge and contributing to a better understanding of HR’s contribution and value.

The AHRI Scholarship
AHRI Scholarships

2024 Scholarships

AHRI Scholarships recognise outstanding HR professionals and provide a range of prizes and development opportunities.

Proudly supported by our principal sponsor

AHRI Award Patrons

Dave Ulrich

Dave Ulrich is the Rensis Likert Professor at the Ross School of Business, University of Michigan and a partner at the RBL Group…

Martin Seligman

Dr. Martin E.P. Seligman is the Director of the Penn Positive Psychology Center and Zellerbach Family Professor of Psychology…

Graeme Innes

Graeme Innes AM is a lawyer, author, and company director. He is the Chancellor of CQUniversity, and a member of the boards… 

Elizabeth Broderick

Elizabeth Broderick

Elizabeth is Principal of EB&Co. a specialist consultancy focusing on high-level strategic consulting and transformation…

Michael Kirby

Michael Kirby

Michael Kirby was first appointed to judicial office in 1975. He successively served on the Arbitration Commission…

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