Nominations are now open for the 14th annual Deadly Awards. Who do you think deserves to win a Deadly in 2008?
The past 12 months have seen Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people accomplish some truly amazing things. Now’s your chance to show them just how proud you are by nominating your favourite achievers for Indigenous Australia’s greatest accolade – a Deadly Award.
The Deadlys celebrate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander achievement in music, sport, entertainment and the arts, health, education and community leadership.
Note: Nominations for the 14th annual Deadly Awards should relate only to relevant accomplishments in these areas from the period July 1, 2007 to June 30, 2008.
- Most Promising New Talent in Music
- Single of the Year
- Album of the Year
- Band of the Year
- Artist of the Year
- Jimmy Little Award for Lifetime Achievement in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island Music*
- APRA Song of the Year*
- Most Promising New Talent in Sport
- Outstanding Achievement in AFL
- Outstanding Achievement in NRL
- Female Sportsperson of the Year
- Male Sportsperson of the Year
- Ella Award for Lifetime Achievement in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Sport*
- Dancer of the Year
- Actor of the Year
- Visual Artist of the Year
- Outstanding Achievement in Film, Television or Theatre
(This includes people who work behind the scenes, including producers, directors, cinematographers and scriptwriters)
- Outstanding Achievement in Entertainmenr (This includes personalities such as TV show hosts, comedians, models and other entertainers)
- Outstanding Achievement in Literature
When nominating in the Community Award category, please include a brief written description of the nominee that outlines their achievement to date, and your contact details, along with your nomination form.
- Outstanding Achievement in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education*
- Outstanding Achievement in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health*
- Broadcasted of the Year
- Young Leader of the Year
Don’t miss out on your chance to nominate in this year’s Deadly Awards!
Nominations Close on July 25, 2008.
Mail your completed nomination form (this form can be photocopied so more than one person can use it) to:
PO Box 810
Darlinghurst NSW 1300
Or by fax: (02) 9361 5850