Australian Rural Education Awards – Now OPEN

2022 awards now OPEN

Australian Rural Education Awards (AREAs) have been awarded annually since 1994 to recognise excellence in rural education in Australia.

These awards will be presented at the 2022 National Conference for Regional, Rural & Remote Education in Barossa Valley October 2022 and all approved nominees case studies will feature on the SPERA website for a minimum of 12 months. Applications will close on 01 September 2022.

Australian Rural Education Awards Categories

Regional, Remote, Rural Partnership Award
Demonstrating a successful partnership for students outcomes in a RRR community of praxis

Community Centric Award
Recognition of a person/project/organisation who have placed a RRR community at its’ centre

First Nations Education Award
Recognising excellence in Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander RRR education

Research Excellence Award
Recognising significant contribution to the Australian RRR education discourse

Innovative Project Award
Innovative programs and practices in RRR education

Apply now for a 2022 Australian Rural Education Award!