Marking Criteria & Selection Process 2017
Country to Canberra strives to be as fair as possible. Our 2017 Leadership Competition Selection Panel will use the criteria below to objectively assess the entries to select our Top 40 Finalists and ultimate winners.
The 2017 Leadership Competition question is:
“From primary school to Prime Minister, how can we create strong pathways to power for women?”
Entrants must abide by entry requirements, as per our Terms and Conditions. Written entries should be no longer than 400 words (references are not included in the word limit) and video entries should not exceed 2 minutes in duration. All entries should be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org using this Template. Country to Canberra reserves the right to disqualify entrants who exceed allocated time/word limits.
Country to Canberra representatives will assess all the entries and create a shortlist using the criteria below. Shortlisted entries will then be given to a Selection Panel to select the final winners, who will also use the criteria. Those with the highest marks will win the prize, however, one winner minimum must be selected from each state and territory (bar the ACT).
If a English is an entrants second language/the entrant is Culturally & Linguistically Diverse (CALD), please declare this in your submission email. This will taken into consideration when marking the entries.
All entrants will find out the competition results in mid-October 2017. Good luck!