Have you heard? – the NAWIC Excellence awards 2021 are happening and are open for nominations right now!
Our industry, and the people in it, have faced huge challenges this year with the COVID–19 pandemic. Now more than ever, it is important to celebrate and acknowledge the achievements of the women in construction, as they continue to step up to the challenges and beyond.
The Excellence Awards are set to celebrate women at all career levels and all sectors within the construction industry. We invite nominations and entries from women from across the sector, both members, and non-members.
Awards categories in 2021 are:
- Helen Tippett Award
- Tradeswoman of the Year
- Professional Woman of the Year
- Rising Star
- Excellence in Construction Administration
- Outstanding Achievement in Design
- Student or Apprentice Excellence Award
IMPORTANT DATES FOR THE NAWIC EXCELLENCE AWARDS 2021
3 February 2021 Entries close 5 pm
10 March 2021 Judging Day, by phone interview, please be available on this date along with your referees.
28-29 March 2021 Notification of Finalists
7 May 2021 Awards Presentation Event held at the Royal New Zealand Yacht Squadron, 181 Westhaven Drive, Westhaven Marina, Auckland 1011.
To nominate someone, yourself or read how to enter please visit the NAWIC website, it is all digital this year to make it easier and more accessible.
NAWIC would like to thank and acknowledge their sponsors' significant contributions that support the work of NAWIC and members.
Awards event tickets will go on sale once finalists are notified – NAWIC will make an announcement as soon as they are on sale.
Trade Careers is launching two nationwide surveys on Wednesday 14 April to understand more about why women are not entering trade careers and what may be preventing employers in the trades from hiring more women.
Former BCITO apprentice now training twenty-plus builders.