Seize the moment: New Extended Entry Deadline
Seize your final chance to be recognised at Australia’s benchmark for business excellence awards. Submit by midnight, Sep 15th AEST, and solidify your place among industry luminaries.
The Pause Awards, a beacon of business excellence in the realm of Australian innovation, recognises and celebrates the groundbreaking contributions of founders, entrepreneurs and businesses. This prestigious award not only provides a platform for showcasing the most ambitious and effective ideas but also serves as a gateway for networking, mentoring and future collaborations.
Applicants now have until Friday, 15th September at midnight AEST to submit their breakthrough innovations and join the ranks of most ambitious companies in Australia.
The Pause Awards have always been about highlighting the best in innovation. By extending our entry deadline, we hope to offer an opportunity to those who might need just a bit more time to polish their submissions.George Hedon, Founder and CEO, Pause Awards
Applicants should note the three simple steps to participate:
- Select a category and choose ‘Pay After’ if that’s your preference.
- Edit your submission until 15 Sep, ensuring it represents your best effort.
- Download the Sample Company Entry to see how to write a winning submission.
With an esteemed Judging Panel and Judging Board at the helm, led by eminent Australian industry leaders and innovation professionals, entrants are assured that their submissions will be thoroughly and impartially evaluated in two rounds and with a debate.
Past winners have heralded the Pause Awards as a transformative experience, both in terms of recognition and the subsequent opportunities it brings. The extended deadline hopes to bring similar opportunities to a wider new pool of participants.
We’re thrilled to have been recognised among such impressive companies, and extremely grateful for the support of the businesses we’ve worked with, and the investors that backed them in a difficult year.Past winner: Birchal
It’s exciting to celebrate those making a real impact, beyond traditional metrics.2023 Judge: Fabio Oliveira, National Innovation Manager, Kmart Australia & Target
With the extension announcement also comes news of the completion of the Pause Awards Growth Mentors Board, featuring distinguished experts from Squarepeg Capital, Birchal, TheGuardian, Up Bank and Amazon.
Entrants are encouraged to leverage this extended timeframe to ensure their submissions truly reflect the innovative spirit that the Pause Awards seek to honour.
There is no other way but to enter today. Best of luck!