Awards and scholarships


Congratulations to the 2018 Winners

The inaugural Awards program received over 80 entries from life insurance professionals across Australia with submissions judged by a range of cross- industry leaders. Congratulations to everyone.

1 ALUCA Life Insurance Leadership Excellence Award Winner Tina Beilby, Zurich

2 ALUCA Life Insurance Claims Excellence Award Winner Matthew Austin, CommInsure

3 ALUCA Life Insurance Underwriting Excellence Award Winner Stephen Connolly, Zurich

4 ALUCA Life Insurance Rehabilitation Excellence Award Winner Rebecca McMurray, Work Rehab

5 ALUCA Excellence in Life Insurance Rising Star of the Year Award Winner Katie Hartley, CommInsure

6 ALUCA David Mico Excellence in Life Insurance Education Award Winner Carola Moore, AMP Limited

7 ALUCA Life Insurance Excellence Claims Team Award Winner MLC Life Claims Team

8 ALUCA Life Insurance Excellence Underwriting Team Award Winner Asteron Life

9 ALUCA Life Insurance Excellence Customer Service Team Award: Winner TAL Direct Claims

10 ALUCA Life Insurance Excellence Innovation Team Award Winner BT Life Claims


ALUCA’s 2019 Life Insurance Excellence Awards details will be provided in November 2018 



Swiss Re Excellence and Innovation in Return to Work Award: NOW OPEN!
Launched by our platinum education partner Swiss Re in partnership with ALUCA, the Excellence and Innovation in Return to Work Award promotes initiatives that seek to optimise health and return to ‘good’ work outcomes for customers.

Swiss Re & ALUCA are excited to open entries for 2018. Claims and rehabilitation professionals working in-house across life insurers are invited to enter – the prize being a trip to Vancouver for the IFDM Conference; or to Hobart for ALUCA 2018. Applications close Friday 27 July 2018Enter here now!

ALUCA TurksLegal Scholarship 2018 – NOW OPEN!  ENTER HERE NOW!
The 2018 ALUCA TurksLegal Scholarship provides a significant career development opportunity for professionals working in the life insurance industry.

The overall 2018 winner will receive an overseas USA conference package valued up to AU$8,000. To enter write a paper of up to 2,500 words answering one of 10 questions in the Application Form relating to the life insurance industry.  All nominees must have been financial ALUCA members prior to submitting an entry. Applications close 2nd September, 2018.

ALUCA-MLC-Monash Award Scholarship Program
This special ALUCA-MLC-Monash scholarship is designed for final year allied health students at Monash University. It recognises these students for applying their allied health knowledge in a commercial context.  The 2018 scholarship details will be announced soon.