About this award

Celebrate those making an impact in social procurement by nominating them for the Business for Good Game Changer award.

There will be two awards for this category per region: one for an individual working in a social enterprise, and for an individual working in business or government. You can also self-nominate!

Reasons why you might nominate someone include that they:

  • Actively advocate for the social enterprise sector, beyond the daily operations of their own social enterprise/s or department/role if a business or government member.
  • Encourage collaboration within the social enterprise sector, contributing to growth in sector capability and increased recognition of capacity of social enterprises to deliver quality products and/or services.
  • Champion social procurement, including actively purchasing from other social enterprises, and have demonstrated commitment over time.
  • Have a personal commitment to social procurement within their own organisation.
  • Proactively advocate for social procurement within their own organisation and sector.
  • Creativly uncover new social procurement opportunities within their own organisation’s supply chain and more broadly across the sector.


Open to certified social enterprises and business and government members (one award each). You can self-nominate.

Key dates

  • Submissions open: Monday 22 April 2024, 9:00AM AEST
  • Submissions close: Sunday 2 June 2024, 11:59PM AEST

Frequently asked questions

  • Why should I enter the Awards? What’s in it for me?
  • What are the terms and conditions of entering the Awards?
  • Do we need Social Traders membership? Can all members apply?
  • Does sponsoring the Awards exclude us from applying/being a finalist?
  • I need help with my submission, who can I talk to?
  • Do I need to submit an accompanying image?
  • Can I get an extension?
  • Will I be contacted after my submission?
  • How are the Awards judged?
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