Staff awards and conditions

Awards provide opportunities for students, staff, parents and community members to be acknowledged for the important contribution they make to education and to the community.

Note: An asterisk (*) indicates that non-government schools may also apply.

For students

Minister's Awards for Excellence – Community Languages Schools

For staff

Microsoft Innovative Teachers Award

NSW Service Medallion

Retirement medals

Service certificates

Public Service Medal

Premier's Award for Public Service

For students, staff, parents and community members

Australian Honours Awards *

NSW Schools Nanga Mai Awards

NSW Training Awards

For schools, TAFE institutes and DEC corporate units

TAFE NSW Quality Awards

Public Service Medal

Premier's Awards for Public Service


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To find out further information about a particular award, please use the contact details specific to that award.