International Women's Day is a global celebration, held yearly on 8 March. This year’s theme is “"#EmbraceEquity”
International Women's Day celebrates the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating women's equality.
Council will be awarding the achievements of outstanding woman or organisations in Cumberland City by holding the International Women’s Day Awards 2023.
To make a nomination, complete and submit a nomination form. Nominations close Wednesday, 22 February 2023.
Can I nominate someone for more than one award category?
Yes, multiple nominations will be accepted.
Can I nominate myself for an award?
No, unfortunately the nominations cannot come from the nominees themselves.
Can I nominate a Cumberland City Council staff?
No, unfortunately Cumberland City Council staff cannot be nominated and are not eligible. However, Council staff can nominate organisations and women in the Cumberland area with astonishing achievements.
When will winners be announced to the public?
Winners will be announced publicly at the Cumberland City Council International Women’s Day Awards Ceremony on 8 March 2023. Winners and their Nominators will be contacted prior to the event.