7NEWS Young Achiever Awards - NSW/ACT

The 7NEWS Young Achiever Awards acknowledges and is grateful for the support of our partners: 

Media Partners:                                                                                        

7NEWS remains Australia’s most-watched and trusted television news service,
with viewers tuning in every day and night for the most comprehensive and
up-to-the-minute coverage of local and international news, sport and weather.



Award Category Partners: 

Spirit Super is an Industry SuperFund with $26 billion funds under management and over 325,000 members across Australia. We’re here to help hard-working Australians get the most out of their super. We offer low fees, free advice and a focus on competitive investment returns. We take great pride in offering excellent service no matter your life stage or retirement goals. When it comes to super, it all starts with spirit.
Advice on Spirit Super is provided by Quadrant First Pty Ltd (ABN 78 102 167 877, AFSL 284443) and the issuer is Motor Trades Association of Australia Superannuation Fund Pty Ltd (AFSL 238 718, ABN 14 008 650 628) the trustee of Spirit Super (ABN 74 559 365 913). Consider the PDS and TMD at before making a decision.



Western Sydney University values academic excellence, integrity and the pursuit of knowledge. Ranked in the top two per cent of universities in the world, we are globally focused, research-led and committed to making a positive impact on the communities we engage with.Through our Global Mobility, internship and work-placement programs, we provide students with unlimited opportunities to learn, travel and work in more than 400 destinations across the globe. Western Sydney University offers $25 million in undergraduate scholarships every year, which includes a generous range of University and donor-funded opportunities. Through merit-based scholarships and The Academy, Western Sydney University recognises and rewards students who demonstrate outstanding academic ability, and superior leadership and community skills. Western has campuses across Western Sydney, and one in the Sydney CBD. Why? Because we’re not a traditional ‘sandstone’. We’re a university of the people. And where the people are, so are we.


Ministry of Health

The NSW Ministry of Health supports the Secretary, the NSW Minister for Health and Minister for Regional Health, Minister for Mental Health and Minister for Medical Research to perform their executive government and statutory functions. This includes promoting, protecting, developing, maintaining and improving the health and wellbeing of the people of NSW, while considering the needs of the state and the available finances and resources.The NSW Ministry of Health is also the system manager for the NSW public health system and consists of ministry branches, centres and offices.


OSMEN is internationally renowned for our furniture’s timeless designs and excellent quality. We have been providing timeless European designs, Australian alfresco style, and our original OSMEN designs since 2000. Now, we are excited to share our passion for excellence with young and upcoming designers.




Steeped in character and elegance, The Fullerton Hotel Sydney is a luxury five-star hotel offering spacious and stylish rooms and suites. Located in the heart of Sydney’s financial and fashion district, and housed in the historic former General Post Office building.

Feel the pulse of the city and enjoy the proximity to iconic landmarks such as Darling Harbour, the Royal Botanic Garden, Barangaroo, the Sydney Opera House and the Museum of Contemporary Art, as well as theatres and noteworthy restaurants. 




Nura Gili is our student-facing services, programs and study facility. Nura Gili offers study spaces and meeting places for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and researchers. It’s our home on campus!

Our team provides pathways for prospective Indigenous students to study in all UNSW faculties and programs. We also have a dedicated team who work to enhance the student experience for all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students, across student success, tutoring, workshops and events.

Nura Gili's academic team manage all Indigenous Studies undergraduate and postgraduate courses and programs and the Higher Degree Research (HDR) strategy.




The AEC is a not for profit community organisation comprising of Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians. The AEC initiates and supports educational programs which contribute to achieving its vision of a highly educated and empowered Aboriginal population.

Since 1963, the AEC has been in the forefront of Aboriginal education by pioneering initiatives, establishing innovative pilot projects, assisting in promoting further development of specialist educational-opportunities, engaging in research and encouraging governments to provide programs and support which enable successful educational outcomes for Aboriginal people.

The AEC also informs the wider community about the educational issues confronting Aboriginal people today.




Freemasonry is a large fraternal organisation that promotes moral and personal development amongst its members.

Its core values include caring for others, helping those in need and acting with honesty and integrity and practices every strong moral principle.


Freemasonry offers a unique and rewarding experience to men from all walks of life, regardless of race, religion or social status. Freemasonry believes that respecting and understanding our differences is a crucial step towards building a society and a community with true harmony and peace.Freemasonry puts its principles into practice through its charitable activities. We believe in interacting and working closely within our local communities to help all people in need and their communities as a whole.




Transgrid operates and manages the high voltage electricity transmission network in NSW and the ACT, connecting generators, distributors and major end users.
Our network is the backbone of the National Energy Market, enabling energy trading between Australia’s three largest states along the east coast and supporting the competitive wholesale electricity market.




Supporting Partners:




Empowering, educating & creating opportunities for the generation of change makers. What makes you tic?

Join the Impact Collective and connect with others who seek to make positive change. Attend a masterclass, workshop your barriers or develop partnerships to strengthen your impact.





Light It Up Neon Events are Sydney’s leading Event & Party Hire specialists. They cater to events of all sizes including Weddings, Birthdays, Corporate Events & more. Their style and creative flair are sure to bring an ambience to your event like no other!


Events have power. The power to connect and inspire.

When people come together, ideas take root. Relationships are built. Real change happens.

With imagination and skill, the latest technology, and a passion for excellence, we create innovative event solutions.

Our global team of creators, innovators and experts, we transform events into immersive, collaborative experiences that deliver real results.

Encore. Events that Transform.