Early Data Career


Recognising the rising stars in the data landscape.


This award recognises innovation and excellence across one or more data domains that have informed Australia’s decisions or improved the economic and social well-being for Australians.

Nominations should include individuals, or teams comprising individuals, of any age but who have no more than three years’ experience in data-related employment. Individuals should provide examples of the impact and measurable benefits they have helped deliver.

Important to note: Nominations for the Early Data Career Award cannot have exceeded three years total in data role(s) as of the opening date for nominations. 

Open to

Open to individuals, teams and APS graduate project teams.