About the Rising Star Award

The Rising Star Award, sponsored by Avid Customer Association, will recognise women who are industry newcomers, with four years or less industry experience, but who are considered as stand-out performers, innovators and emerging leaders in the broadcast & media industry. Applicants must have demonstrated exceptional and ongoing achievements and have made significant and demonstrable contributions to their business.

What the judges will be reviewing

We would like to see a description of the individual role played by the applicant and the resulting positive outcomes in projects, activities, or initiatives that in total demonstrate exceptional early and ongoing achievement.

Please also provide evidence that the contributions of the candidate are having a sustained and positive impact on his or her business and/or the profession as a whole.

Supporting evidence is also required to show that the candidate’s portfolio of work and resulting successes points to increasing levels of responsibility, both internal and external to the institution.

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Before applying…

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Application form

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Rising Star Award

Section 1: About you

Section 2: About the nominee

Section 3: Questions

Please refer to the section on "what the judges will be reviewing" to help answer each of these questions.