Nominations for the 2022 MBIE Pacific Peoples Awards are now open.
SunPix is a media content production company in Auckland, New Zealand. It produces TVNZ’s flagship Tagata Pasifika television programme and engages Pacific communities in New Zealand through high quality, authentic and releveant story telling.
- Pacific Education Award: The key to Pacific progress in Aotearoa is Education. From early childhood education to tertiary study, this category recognises Pacific contribution to improving Pacific communities achievement.
- Pacific Emerging Leadership Award: This category recognises Pacific Youth Leadership and the valuable foundation Pacific Youth Leadership creates for the future. Nominees in this category should be aged between 16 and 23.
- Pacific Service Excellence Award: This award celebrates an organisation that makes important contribution to Pacific communities in their work. This category recognises programmes, projects, or initiatives that benefit Pacific families and communities. Nominees in this category are government agencies, and private sector not for profit organisations with outstanding programmes and services specifically tailored and designed for Pacific communities in New Zealand.
- Pacific Community Leadership Award: This category recognises those Pacific People who lead community organisations in any field that strengthen Pacific communities. The communities benefit from leadership of this kind – and many of the community leaders are the unsung heroes.
- Pacific Enterprise Award: Understanding and participating in the modern economy requires special skill for Pacific people. Business and economic acumen creates opportunity and jobs for the people. Nominees for this category can be made from across the communities in Aotearoa.
- Pacific Health and Wellbeing Award: Pacific people are conscious of the health and wellbeing despite the worrying statistics – nominations for this category will be those in the community who strive to improve the health and wellbeing of Pacific People.
For more information, visit https://sunpix.co.nz/awards