Awards

The Australasian College of Road Safety Awards celebrate the outstanding projects and people who help save lives and reduce injuries on our roads.

The awards are presented at the Australasian Road Safety Conference each year in September.

ACRS Fellowship Award

This award is recognised as the Australasian road safety community’s highest honour, recognising an individual for their outstanding commitment and effectiveness in their efforts to reduce road trauma. The award recipient is recognised with a citation and plaque.

Award winners must have made contributions that have led to substantial growth and improvement in an important institution or organisation, body of knowledge or aspect of thought and practice associated with road safety. Click here to find out more about the ACRS Fellowship Award.

3M-ACRS Diamond Road Safety Award

This award recognises projects that exhibit outstanding innovation and effectiveness in saving lives and injuries on roads. This award is Australasia’s premier road safety award recognising an outstanding road trauma reduction project. Click here to find out more about the 3M-ACRS Diamond Road Safety Award.

ACRS Young Leaders Oration Award

The ACRS Young Leaders Oration Award was first awarded in 2019. Nominations for this award are sought from road safety professionals throughout Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific. Nominees must be 40 years or younger, must demonstrate active involvement in road safety, must show the potential for future leadership, and must be performing inspiring work. Winners receive a prestigious ACRS plaque in recognition of their work, plus the opportunity to make a presentation of their choosing to hundreds of professionals in the road safety field. Click here to find out more about the ACRS Young Leaders Oration Award.

ACRS Women in Road Safety Award

The Women in Road Safety Award, established in 2022, recognises an individual for their outstanding commitment and effectiveness in their efforts to reduce road trauma. Click here to find out more about the ACRS Women in Road Safety Award.