ACIPC Awards

College members are eligible to apply for a number of scholarships and awards in order to advance their careers in infection prevention and control. Members are updated throughout the year on the application dates and we encourage all members to apply.

The Claire Boardman CICP Medal for Leadership in Infection Prevention and Control

The Claire Boardman CICP Medal for Leadership in Infection Prevention and Control is the highest honour of the Australasian College for Infection Prevention and Control. The medal is awarded in recognition of the College’s Inaugural President, Ms Claire Boardman, and her leadership in establishing the College. The Claire Boardman CICP Medal for Leadership in Infection Prevention and Control is bestowed upon a member of the College who demonstrates outstanding commitment and leadership to the College and the profession and practice of infection prevention and control.

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Dr Joan Faoagali Award

Foundations of Infection Prevention and Control Course Scholarship

The Dr Joan Faoagali Award recognises the significant and valuable contribution Joan made to infection prevention and control professionals and especially to members of ACIPC. The Dr Joan Faoagali Award allows an infection prevention and control practitioner to engage in ongoing learning through participation in the Foundations of Infection Prevention and Control course. One scholarship is awarded to a member of the College each year.

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