Recognising our Speaking
Industry’s top achievers
Awards and Scholarships
We believe in recognising our Speaking Industry’s top achievers across a range of expertise and contribution and do so annually at our National PSA Convention. Of course Members and Guests are welcome to register for whole or part of Convention, ensuring they also secure their Gala Dinner and Awards Tickets for the Saturday Evening!
Professional Speakers Australia has five key annual awards and one scholarship:
- The Kerrie Nairn Scholarship was inaugurated in 2005 by the Australian Government in honour of Kerrie Nairn who was the founder of the ACT chapter
- Breakthrough Speaker of the Year Award inaugurated in 2017
- Industry Partner of the Year Award inaugurated in 2017
- The Educator of the Year Award inaugurated in 2006
- Keynote Speaker of the Year Award inaugurated in 2006
- The Nevin Award for outstanding service to both Professional Speakers and the speaking profession inaugurated in 1991. Our most cherished honour.