Australian Information Industry Association
Fees and Payment
Please note entry fees are currently under review for 2019.
The standard fee per iAwards nomination is $450.00 excl. GST.
Use the early bird discount EARLYBIRD2019 to receive 10% off the standard fee, totaling to $405 excl. GST. Early bird entries close 4 February 2019.
For AIIA members, the nomination fee is $350.00 excl. GST. Email the iAwards team for the special membership discount code.
Student and startup* nominations are FREE.
*In order to receive free entry to the iAwards as a startup, organisations must meet the following criteria:
- The organisation was registered as a company on or after 1 January 2016;
- The founder of the company and/or the product developers must still be the significant shareholder(s) of the company; and
- The company must not be a subsidiary of a well-established parent company.
Multiple Category Submissions
One submission fee entitles an applicant to enter into a maximum of three (3) award categories; the fee is the same regardless of whether you enter into one, two or three categories. This entitlement is based on the condition that one category is selected from the 'Market categories', one is selected from the 'Technology categories' and/or one is selected from the 'Stage categories'. Entry into one of the core categories is mandatory; entry into either of the cross categories is optional.
Please note: if you wish to enter your project/innovation under more than one Market Category (e.g. Community Services and Consumer), you must submit two separate nominations. As such, you will need to fill out two nomination forms and pay two nomination fees. For full Terms and Conditions, please click here.
Nomination fees are payable via VISA, MasterCard or American Express, when you complete the nomination form. Please have your card ready.
Merchant fees apply:
- VISA: 1.9% per transaction
- MasterCard: 1.9% per transaction
- American Express: 3.4% per transaction