2014 National NAIDOC Award nominations now closed

Photograph of the Award Nominations night for NAIDOC week

Nominations for the National NAIDOC Award closed on Friday 2 May 2014.

The Awards recognise Indigenous artists, scholars, sportspeople, elders and community members and highlights their commitments and contributions.

Nominating someone for a National NAIDOC Award is a great chance to acknowledge an outstanding and talented Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander person.

There are 10 categories to choose from: Lifetime Achievement Award, Person of the Year, Female Elder of the Year, Male Elder of the Year, Caring for Country Award, Youth of the Year, Artist of the Year, Scholar of the Year, Apprentice of the Year and Sportsperson of the Year.

Winners will be announced at the 2014 National NAIDOC Awards Ceremony to be held on Friday 11 July on the Gold Coast.