Young and Professional Award

Presented by Mandalay Resources.
Recognising our emerging business leaders highlights the future success of Greater Bendigo. This award importantly focusses on young people making waves in our business community. Applicants for this category must be aged between 18 to 35 and can come from any industry sector, working or operating at any level of business.

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Download the questions here.

Get Prepared
Before you start the application process, please note:
  • The application must be completed by the named applicant.
  • Applicants must be aged between 18 and 35 years of age and employed at their current workplace for a minimum of 18 months.
  • We recommend that you download the Category PDF and review the application in its entirety prior to starting.
  • You must answer all the questions. Only completed applications will be considered.
  • Each answer should be around 250 words.
  • You can SAVE your application as you go and come back to it later.

 

Other helpful tips and pointers:

  • Past applicants have found the application process and self-reflection it requires to be rewarding and inspiring, and have recommended having your manager or team involved in the process.
  • Our Judges are looking for concise answers that are relevant and accurate. They are wanting to get an understanding of the principles, philosophies and practices of the emerging leader. They also want a sense of how the applicant became successful, and their plans and vision for the future.
  • Make sure you allocate a reasonable amount of time to focus on your application.
  • Make sure you read the question and give specific answers to each one.
  • Be honest in your answers.
  • Proofread your application before submitting it.