Women of Achievement Award
The purpose of the Women of Achievement Award is to recognise women who have demonstrated a commitment to leadership in their community. As a result of her service, the community is a better place to live.
The following 3 categories form the eligibility criteria for nominations this year:
Complete the nomination form available below
Ensure two referees are listed and consent has been granted.
Submit the nomination by email or post by the printed deadline below
Shortlisting of candidates will occur after the closing date and an informal interview will be arranged. The successful candidate for each category will be presented with the Achievement Award at the International Women's Day Dinner.
The winner(s) of the Achievement Award will be announced at the Zonta Club of Bendigo International Women’s Day Dinner, held on the 2nd Tuesday of March each year.
Shortlisted candidates will be notified and they may purchase a ticket to attend the dinner.
2021 Woman of Achievement Winner: Colleen
2020 Women of Achievement Winner: Nicole
2019 Women of Achievement Recipients: Margaret & Julie
2018 Women of Achievement Award Recipients: Cathy & Sei Sei
Past Recipients and Nominees
2000 - Willi C (special Women of Achievement Award recipient in celebration of our club's 20th year)
2016 - Recipients: Karen R, Val C & Gayle M
2017 - Recipients: Katherine L, Kaye G & Margaret K
2018 - Recipients: Sei Sei T, Cathy S
Nominees: Jan B, Johanna S, Karen W,
Lauren R, Louise S, Anita J, Heather R, Jac T-G
2019 - Recipients: Julie O & Margaret S
Nominees: Judy S, Kathy T, Jenny R, Laura D
2020 - Recipient: Nicole F.
Nominees: Sue G, Marian C
2021 - Recipient: Colleen C
Nominees: Ginny T, Bridget B