18 May 2017 – Applications open
1st June 2017 – Application Support Webinar available
July 2017 – Regional Roadshow
30 August 2017 – Applications close
25 October 2017 – Awards ceremony and gala dinner at The Star
5 December 2017 – 55th Australian Export Awards National Ceremony
In 2017, applications for export awards will be accepted in the following categories:
For outstanding international success in the field of agricultural products, services or technology including processed foods and beverages and the forestry, fisheries and fibres industries.
For outstanding international success in the professional business services including legal, accounting, administration and support services, business management, marketing services, franchising and licensing, engineering, financial and insurance, market research and translation services.
For outstanding international success across all creative industries including music and performing arts, film, television and radio, software & interactive content, writing, publishing & print media, architecture and design & visual arts.
For outstanding international success in the field of information and communication products, technology or services that are concerned with the storage, retrieval, manipulation, transmission or receipt of digital data including software and games.
For outstanding success by an Australian business in selling goods or services to customers overseas via an electronic network.
Education and Training
For outstanding innovation and international success in the field of education and training services, expertise and curriculum including vocational training.
For outstanding international success in environmental solutions, clean energy innovation, materials and energy efficiency, waste and water management, green buildings and R&D collaboration.
Health and Biotechnology
For outstanding international success in medical, healthcare, biotechnology fields for products, technology, equipment or services.
For outstanding international success by a manufacturer.
Minerals, Energy and Related Services
For outstanding international success in in the production or primary processing of extractive and value-added minerals or energy products; mining equipment, technology and services (METS) to the minerals and energy industries.
For outstanding international success by a business whose head office is based in a non-metropolitan location.
For outstanding international success by any business with total annual sales not exceeding $5million.
The following additional awards are available:NSW Exporter of the Year
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