Classified Recognition Award
To ensure inclusion across the intelligence sector, this category recognises those who cannot receive public recognition, due to their role or situation having to be discussed only in a secure environment. Nominees can be entered in any of the below categories and will be assessed against the same criteria. Nominations are made direct to the NZIIP Committee and if successful, will be presented to the appropriate agency head.
Emerging Leader Award
This category recognises the exceptional performance of a member of the New Zealand intelligence sector in the early stage of their career, who is not necessarily appointed a leader. An Emerging Leader is someone who has demonstrated leadership, capability, and potential
Intelligence Leader Award
This category recognises a Supervisor, Manager or Organisation that has shown outstanding support for, and grown, intelligence capability. It recognises the performance of intelligence sector leaders responsible for developing teams, managing process, growing capability, and leading intelligence support to decision making. This could be in a permanent role or short-term capacity.
Innovation in Intelligence Award
This category recognises an agency, team or person responsible for noteworthy or outstanding innovation in one or more of the fields of collections, analysis, reporting or leadership.
Intelligence Training Award
This category recognises an agency, team or person who has made outstanding contributions to intelligence training.
The Oli Harper Award for Inter-Agency Excellence
In keeping with the spirit of the late Oli Harper, this category recognises an individual or team who has made notable contributions in developing inter-agency cohesion and/or enabling broader successes for intelligence professionals, resulting in more integrated and efficient agency outputs.
Practitioner Achievement Award
This award recognises the development and growth of professionals in the New Zealand intelligence community and recognises those who have provided direct, insightful or notable contributions to their team, agency or area. This award is intended to recognise the greatest achievement by an individual in New Zealand’s intelligence sector.
Submit your nomination now through the NZIIP Awards site here.