Finalists for NIBA Student of the Year revealed

The three finalists for NIBA’s Student of the Year and the winner of Trainee of the Year have been revealed.

Contenders for the QBE sponsored Student of the Year Award are:

  • Maria Parry from Austcover, Queensland who completed her Graduate Diploma of Financial Services,
  • William Buckley from Aon Risk Services, NSW who completed his Diploma of Insurance Broking
  • Benjamin Will from MGA Insurance Brokers, SA who completed his Diploma of Insurance Broking.

The winner will be announced at the 2016 NIBA Convention in Melbourne on 12 September.

Meanwhile, congratulations go out to Veronica Harrison, who is NIBA College’s Trainee of the Year winner. Harrison, from Oxley Insurance Brokers, NSW completed her Certificate III in Insurance Broking. She will be presented her award at the NIBA Convention.

The Student of the Year winner will receive a cash prize of $1,000, a personalised trophy, certificate and will be invited to participate in the QBE eQuip Leadership Program. The Trainee of the Year winner will be presented with a cash prize of $250, a personalised trophy and formal certificate.

This is the last year of the awards following the closure of NIBA College.