The Dream Team Of The Year Award celebrates a team that has demonstrated exceptional collaboration skills as they have brought an innovative or impactful project to life.
A dream team exhibits a combination of qualities, including open-mindedness, collaboration, and a pursuit of excellence as team members work together to achieve a common goal. When working together, group members demonstrate the ability to apply their diverse range of skills and perspectives in a dynamic environment that allows ideas to be shared openly and creativity to flourish.
A dream team also demonstrates the ability to think outside the box as they test new ideas and learn from failures along their journey. As they work to bring their ideas to life, this team embraces adaptability, resourcefulness, and a user-centric focus throughout the innovation process, ensuring that the end result exceeds expectations.
Whether you've been working with one other person, or a big team to bring an innovative and impactful project to life, make sure to nominate now!
Nominations Open On The 15th Of April 2024
To nominate for the Dream Team Of The Year Award, you will be asked to provide answers to the following questions in 800 characters or less per question:
How has your team worked collaboratively to bring an innovative and impactful project to life?
In what ways has your team demonstrated creativity and innovation in your work? How the team has embraced new ideas to achieve the end result?
How have you created an environment that ensures all team members have clear roles, and the opportunity to share their thoughts and opinions?
Describe a challenge your team faced while bringing your idea to life. How did the team approach and overcome this challenge?
What notable achievements has your team accomplished with this project? And where do you hope to take this project in the future?
Is there anything else you wish to share?
To be able to nominate for the Dream Team Of The Year award category, you must meet the following eligibility criteria:
Must live in Australia
Must be working in a team of at least two people
All team members must be currently in grade 4-12
Must have the approval of a parent or guardian to nominate
Nominations Close On The 15th Of July 2024
As part of the Dream Team Of The Year Award Category, all nominations will be judged on the following criteria with each criteria weighted equally:
How has this team worked to develop their skills as part of this project? Have the members of this team worked to refine their skills and access opportunities for skill development?
Application & Implementation
How has this team collaborated to achieve their goals? Has this team demonstrated their ability to create a dynamic environment that allows ideas to flourish?
Passion & Drive
Has this team demonstrated a passion for their work? How has this team shown resilience along their journey?
Has this team demonstrated a desire to continue developing and implementing their skills and growing their project? Where do they hope to go next and do they have a clear path to get there?
If this award category sounds like you, we would absolutely love to see your nomination! Nominations are open to teams of two or more young people currently in grades 4-12 in Australia.
If you're not sure whether or not this is the category for you, nominate anyway as you never know, you could be Australia's next Dream Team Of The Year!
Nominations open on the 15th of April 2024 and close on the 15th of July 2024.
The Dream Team Of The Year Award is just one of the six awards up for grabs as part of the Next Gen Awards 2024.
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