Indigenous Governance Program

Recognising governance excellence of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisations

Applications for the Indigenous Governance Awards 2021 are now closed

Thank you to all the organisations, projects and initiatives who submitted applications. Shortlisting of applications is underway and finalists will be announced in June 2021.

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The Indigenous Governance Online Platform provides networking and further information about the program including the Corporate Partnership Program , the Indigenous Governance Network and the Indigenous Governance Awards.

“Studies around the world and in Australia show that good governance is the key to building and sustaining healthy, prosperous communities, and we want to recognise, applaud and share those achievements.”


Professor Mick Dodson, Chair, Indigenous Governance Awards