Deakin’s Centre for Refugee Employment, Advocacy and Training (CREATE) has been recognised at state, national and global level.

Our work and our researchers have achieved the following awards.

Winner 2022 Green Gown Award International (Benefiting Society Category).

Winner 2021 Victorian Multicultural Award for Excellence.

Winner 2021 Australasian Green Gowns Award: Benefitting Society.

Winner 2021 PIEoneer Awards in the Championing Diversity category.

Winner 2021 AACSB Innovations That Inspire Highlights.

Winner 2021 Emerald Real Impact Awards: Interdisciplinary Research Award.

Winner 2021 Deakin University Vice Chancellors Award for Outstanding Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion.

Winner 2020 Equity and Opportunity Award in the Australian Financial Review Higher Education Awards.

Professor Alexander Newman, Deakin CREATE, was a finalist for the Emerging Leader award, in the Australian Financial Review Higher Education Awards 2020.

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