Inspiring Women Program

The CGGS Inspiring Women Program provides an opportunity to acknowledge and celebrate the outstanding contribution made by women connected to CGGS since its inception.

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Our 2021 Honourees

Select a profile and discover more about our 2021 Inspiring Women honourees.

Honouree Archive

Discover the inspiring stories of our previous honourees.

Honouring the inspiring women of CGGS.

This program provides an opportunity to acknowledge and celebrate the outstanding contribution made by women connected to CGGS since its inception.

These inspiring women will be honoured at a special ceremony and will serve as strong role models for current students. In addition, the recipients will have their profiles hung in a prominent position in the school.

Key Considerations For Selection Nominations can include former students, staff and parents and current staff.

This new program was launched in 2020, our centenary year.

Inspiring Women are exemplars in one or more of the following domains:

A Love of Learning​

The application of a love of learning with a commitment to attain prominence in her career through worthy accomplishments.


The demonstration of strong and wise leadership resulting in a greater recognition of her profession, locally, nationally or internationally.

Global Mindset

A global mindset dedicated to fostering a more just and sustainable world, locally, nationally or internationally, either professionally or as a volunteer.

Compassionate To Others

The provision of consistent, dedicated and compassionate care for the wellbeing of others, either physical, emotional, psychological, social or spiritual.

Noteworthy Contributions

Sustained and significant contributions, professional or as a volunteer, in one or more of the following areas: community involvement, cultural enterprise, sporting achievement, advocacy of women in leadership and other pursuits.

Giving Back

The demonstration of unconditional commitment to using her skills and talents to give back to the community.

Nominate an Inspiring Women Today

Do you know an old grammarian who would be a perfect candidate for our Inspiring Women program?

You can nominate her using the online form below.

Selection Panel

All nominations will be considered by the Foundation and Community Subcommittee of Camberwell Girls Grammar School. The Subcommittee will make recommendations to the School Council for final approval.

Further Information
Kate Daffy
Community Programs and Events Coordinator
T 03 9813 1166

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