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Recognising success in our community
Who in Selwyn deserves to be recognised for their outstanding achievements? Who are the local ‘heroes’ in your community?
The Selwyn Awards are presented every two years to individuals and organisations who live or work in Selwyn and honour outstanding work or inspirational achievements.
The awards are an opportunity to celebrate success in:
- Arts, Culture & Heritage
- Community Service
- Innovation Excellence (new award for 2018)
- Large Business
- Small Business
- Young Achievers
For the first time, you also get to have your say and vote for your favourite nominee for the People’s Choice Award.
Nominations for 2018 are now closed
Gala dinner tickets are now on sale!
Don’t miss what promises to be The highlight of the Selwyn Social calendar. With an incredible menu, created from local produce, amazing entertainment and the chance to celebrate Selwyn's amazing achievers, grab your tickets now to the 2018 Selwyn Awards Gala Dinner.
Tickets are available as single tickets or purchase 8 to have one table. Tickets to the diner are $75pp, available through i-Ticket
If you are planning on attending the 2018 Selwyn Awards with friends/family and/or award nominees, please make sure you book your tickets together. Each award nominee receives a unique dinner ticket code to redeem their free gala dinner ticket – these codes can be redeemed as part of a group booking.
People's Choice voting is open!
Dates to watch out for
Nominations (online) open: 9 April–15 June
Gala Dinner tickets on sale: 28 May–27 July (5pm)
People's Choice Voting: 22 June–28 July
Awards Gala Dinner: Saturday 4 August, Lincoln Event Centre
The 2018 Selwyn Awards will be celebrated with a gala dinner at The Lincoln Event Centre on Saturday 4 August 2018, where all nominees will be celebrated and the runners up and winners in each category will be announced.
The gala dinner combines the excitement of the presentation of the awards with a fantastic menu (created utilising ingredients sourced from local producers), beverages (featuring Selwyn wine and beer) and amazing entertainment.
This will be THE highlight of the Selwyn social calendar – you won’t want to miss out!
Who were our 2016 winners?
Gladfield Malt Ltd
Arts & Culture
Neville Sinclair Benny
West Rolleston Primary School, Te Kura o Te uru Kowhai Establishment Board of Trustees (EBoT)
COBi Digital Productions Ltd
The Tea House
Sponsorship of the Selwyn Awards
The Awards are a community run event which are primarily funded through sponsorship and ticket sales.
We would like to thank our generous sponsors
Arts, Culture & Heritage
Sponsorship opportunities still available
Sponsorship of the 2018 Selwyn Awards enables your company to:
- Profile your commitment to the Selwyn district and show your support for important community initiatives
- Promote to your staff, suppliers, clients, stakeholders and target market your involvement and contribution to the awards
- Host clients, suppliers or staff at the awards dinner
There are a variety of sponsorship packages available for the 2018 Selwyn Awards so show your support and sign up today [PDF, 371 KB].
The future of Selwyn is bright – help us celebrate local success and honour the amazing achievements of individuals and businesses in our district.
For more information, contact our Event Managers on firstname.lastname@example.org