AES Awards for Excellence in Evaluation

Frequently Asked Questions

This information answers some common questions about the Awards.

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Why were the Awards established?
The AES set up the Awards to:

  • motivate people to come into and stay in the field of evaluation
  • promote the use of evaluation for positive impact and social good, for example supporting positive outcomes for Indigenous communities
  • promote advances in the field of evaluation.

We acknowledge the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples of this nation. We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the lands in which we conduct our business. We pay our respects to ancestors and Elders, past and present. We are committed to honouring Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples’ unique cultural and spiritual relationships to the land, waters and seas and their rich contribution to society.