Awards and Criteria
View all Awards and eligibility criteria, and apply for an Award here.
The AHRI Awards recognise the best HR practitioners, organisations and leaders paving the way for business best-practice. The Awards are judged by prominent HR and business leaders - Winning one is the pinnacle of HR and business excellence.
For 24 years, the AHRI Awards program has recognised the best HR practices in many different forms that encompass creativity, passion and the ability to make a difference. Awards include diversity and inclusion, innovation and creativity, disability employment, gender equality, HR technology and more.
This years AHRI Awards Celebration is completely free as we come together to celebrate the finalists on their achievements, connect with like-minded people and business leaders and build a community of individuals who celebrate each others success.
AHRI Awards Celebration will be open and free to the broader community to join in an important celebration of our achievements as an industry and an opportunity to celebrate the HR profession.
Register for free and join us on 25 November.
"This is a great opportunity for me, and to highlight what we do - the more people that know what we're doing, the more people might come on board, and it's only great from here."
- Shane Cox, HR Diversity Champion Award Winner 2018
"The Age Diversity award signals to us that what we’re doing… is really strong. It also gives recognition to the work HR is doing to support this program."
- Cassie Alexander, Department of Finance (Federal Government), Susan Ryan Age Diversity Award Winner 2018
Your submission - both successful or not - will receive comprehensive feedback from our expert judging panel so that you can improve on and continue the pursuit of excellence in your work. The feedback demonstrates how the HR profession can elevate its performance to ensure that they are continuing to strengthen their impact to the business and the wider community.
Below are the key dates associated with the Awards, as well as some common questions. If you have any other questions please contact the Awards team at: firstname.lastname@example.org