2018 Speaker of the Year Award Winner

Karen Tui Boyes

Award Criteria

  • All applicants must be an Accredited Member, Professional Member or Certified Speaking Professional accredited member of NSANZ
  • Have been speaking/presenting professionally for more than 3 years prior to the award deadline
  • Have been a full financial member of NSANZ for a minimum of 3 calendar months prior to awards deadline 

2018 Educator of the Year Award Winner

      Glen Sharkey
  • All applicants must be an Accredited Member, Professional Member or Certified Speaking Professional accredited member of NSANZ
  • Have been speaking/presenting professionally for more than 3 years prior to the award deadline
  • Have been a full financial member of NSANZ for a minimum of 3 calendar months prior to awards deadline 

2018 Bright Star Award Award Winner

Julie Raine

Award Criteria

  • All applicants must be either a Provisional Member or Accredited Member only
  • To have been speaking professionally for less than 3 years prior to awards deadline
  • Have been a full financial member of NSANZ for a minimum of 3 calendar months prior to awards deadline 

2018 NSANZ Scholarship Award Winner

Cat Coluccio

Award Criteria

  • Applicants are asked to submit a proposal to support their application for a NSANZ Fast-Track Scholarship. The proposal must include a 500 word essay on how the NSANZ Fast-Track Scholarship will help them to grow their business.
  • The applicant is also required to supply a business plan to demonstrate what the applicant believes will be the resulting growth in their business over the next 12 to 24 months.   
  • Length of time speaking is under 3 years.
  • Membership of NSANZ Between 6 months and 30 months.
  • 500 word Essay on how the scholarship will help them grow their business
  • Must be giving back in their community and also helping at NSANZ actively.
  • No specific Education/ Background but some expertise in their area or topic.