RMIT Vietnam Chairman's awards

The RMIT Vietnam Chairman’s Award is awarded to one graduate from each campus who best embodies high academic achievement, social responsibility and service to the University community.

Winners will be formally honoured at graduation where they will be presented with a plaque and make a valedictory speech.


  • You appear to be on track to qualify for RMIT Vietnam Graduation in March 2021.
  • You qualify to receive your undergraduate degree with Distinction or equivalent.
  • You have engaged in social responsibility and service to the University community.
  • You register to attend the graduation ceremony by the deadline.

Applications open from 9 December 2020. Applicants complete the online RMIT Vietnam Chairman’s Award Application Form by 5:00 pm, Monday, 18 January 2021.

Application requirements

  • A personal statement (maximum 500 words) outlining why the applicant is a suitable candidate for the award;
  • Recommendation letters: from a social organisation, University organisation or club, and a lecturer;
  • Evidence/Portfolio demonstrating social responsibility and services to the RMIT Vietnam community.

Selection criteria

Selection will take into account:

  • contribution and impact to the RMIT community
  • evidence of social responsibility contribution and initiatives
  • academic achievement at RMIT


  • Open call for applications: 9 Dec 2020
  • Application deadline: 5:00 pm, Monday, 18 January 2021
  • Result announcement: 9 Feb 2021
  • Presentation of award: 29-30 Mar 2021 (Saigon South); 1 April 2021 (Hanoi)