Graduate School of Government has three prizes awarded to a student at the end of each year.
IPAA NSW, FA Bland Prize for academic excellence in Strategic Administration.
Graduate School of Government prize for academic excellence in the Work Based Project.
Established in 2009 it is awarded to the most proficient student in the GSG Work Based Project (perviously sponsored by Deloitte).
NSW Public Service Commission award in Public Administration for overall academic performance in the Graduate Diploma of Public Administration. This award, to the value of $8000, is a travelling prize which can be used for travel in Australia or overseas to undertake research about domestic or international best practice. The reports from previous winners are listed below. (Previously sponsored by Department of Premier and Cabinet 2009 and 2010).
IPAA NSW, FA Bland Prize
|2014 - joint||Michael Knight||NSW Police Force|
|2014 - joint||Stacy Warren||Premier and Cabinet|
|2013||Jodi McKay||Family Planning NSW|
|2012||Leah Anderson||Education and Communities|
|2011||Richard Beecham||NSW Office of Water|
|2009||Paul Gaynor||Transport NSW|
Work Based Project prize
|2014||Simon Oliver||NSW Police Force|
|2013||Philip Sherwin||Education and Communities|
|2011||Gerard Azar||NSW Ambulance Services|
|2010||Neville Prior||Roads and Traffic Authority|
|2009||David Walsh||Community Services|
Formerly the Deloitte Prize for the best Work Based Project, 2009 to 2012.
NSW Public Service Commission award in Public Administration
Winners are required to submit their completed report within one calendar year. Completed Reports of all winners can be found in Resources and Links on the GSG website.
|2014||Nicole Woloszuk||NSW Ministry of Health|
|2013||Joanna Battersby||Ageing, Disability and Home Care, Family and Community Services|
|2012||Patrick Paroz||NSW Police Force|
|2011||Anthony Leviston||Finance and Services|
|2010||Alan Morrison||Ambulance Service of NSW|
|2009||Natalie Camilleri||Roads and Traffic Authority|
Formerly the NSW Department of Premier and Cabinet award in Public Administration, 2009 and 2010.