A joint initiative of the AFA and TAL, the Female Excellence in Advice Award was established to:
The Winner of the Award will receive a $15,000 tailored education package, courtesy of TAL. TAL & AFA will work with the Winner to tailor the package to the winner’s requirements in furthering their professional development.
Stage 1: Nominations
Any individual can nominate a female financial adviser for the award by completing the online nomination form. Once the completed online nomination form is received we will contact the female financial adviser and ask them to accept their nomination and opt to participate in the Award by completing an online Application form. Financial advisers can also self-nominate by completing the online Application form.
Stage 2: Applications reviewed
Once all applications have been received, the judges will review submissions and short-list the most outstanding candidates against the judging criteria as semi-finalists. If you are successful you will be advised that you are through to the next stage, unsuccessful nominees will also be notified.(by email)
Stage 3: Judges feedback
Unsuccessful Award applicants, those who do not make it through to the Semi-finalist stage, will have the option of receiving feedback on their application from one of the Judges (via phone).
Stage 4: Semi-finalist phone interviews
Phone interviews are conducted by the judges with all semi-finalists. The answers and feedback will be tabled at the judges’ meeting and the finalists decided. Successful finalists will be notified, as will unsuccessful semi-finalists.
Stage 5: Finalist interviews
The finalists will be brought to Sydney for a full day event that includes a face-to-face interview with the judging panel.
Stage 6: Winner determined
The winner will be announced at the AFA Annual Conference.