Nomination guidelines

  • The Stroke Foundation is only able to accept nominations from within Australia. We regret that any nominees currently living overseas will not be considered during the judging process.
  • Awards are open to previous applicants who have not won.
  • Previous winners cannot nominate for the same category they have been awarded in previously.
  • Finalists will be announced in April 2019.
  • Winners of each category will be announced in May 2019.
  • The Stroke Foundation’s decision is final.
  • Please note that award finalists and winners may be featured in Stroke Foundation’s media and publicity activities.
  • We suggest you prepare your answers in a word document and copy into the nomination form once you are ready.
  • Feel free to send additional material supporting your nomination to
  • We encourage nominations from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people from culturally and linguistically diverse communities.