Each year ACHPER Victoria hosts the annual Tertiary Student Awards to recognise excellence in academic study and educational research for graduating students from degrees aligning with ACHPER’s areas of focus. As a leading professional teaching association, ACHPER Victoria represents over 800 members in the domains of physical education, health education, recreation and outdoor education.
ACHPER Victoria is focussed on enhancing, supporting and advocating for highest quality health and physical education. Our tertiary awards celebrate the achievements of the newest members to our profession and highlight outstanding student research contributing new knowledge.
AWARD OF DISTINCTION FOR MOST OUTSTANDING RESEARCH
For each of the awards listed below, institutions are invited to nominate one student project for consideration by the judging panel.
→ ACHPER Award of Distinction for Most Outstanding Research – Honours Research
This award recognises the most outstanding research from an Honours student (either as part of an undergraduate degree or as a one year Honours degree) who has completed their research and either has, or is eligible to graduate.
→ ACHPER Award of Distinction for Most Outstanding Research – Masters Research
This award recognises the most outstanding research from a completed Masters project. This can be undertaken as part of an initial teacher education degree (e.g. Master of Teaching), a postgraduate coursework degree with research (e.g. Master of Education) or a Research Masters degree. This category recognises research projects greater than 10,000 words in length.
→ ACHPER Award of Distinction for Most Outstanding Research – Doctoral Research
This award recognises the most outstanding research from a completed Doctoral project.
Download the Tertiary Awards guidelines here >>
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