On Friday 29 June 2012, The Hon Peter Garrett AM, MP, announced the recipients of the inaugural Positive Body Image Awards.
The Positive Body Image Awards were open to fashion, media and entertainment and advertising industry organisations and individuals, to recognise those taking steps to promote positive body image messages to young people, in line with the Voluntary Industry Code of Conduct on Body Image.
Congratulations to the Positive Body Image Award recipients for 2012:
- Winner – DOLLY Magazine
- Highly Commended – Dove BodyThink Program
- Highly Commended – Girlfriend Magazine
- Commended – En Vogue Modelling Academy
Minister Garrett announced a call for nominations for the Positive Body Image Awards on 27th. The nomination period closed on 10 April 2012.
Award winners will be publicly recognised for their leading work and positive body image initiatives. Award winners will be eligible to display the Positive Body Image Award Symbol on their relevant business product and promotional materials for a period of 12 months following receipt of an Award.
All entries were assessed by the Positive Body Image Awards Assessment and Advisory Panel, chaired by Ms Helen McCabe, Editor in Chief, Australian Women’s Weekly.
For more information please contact the Positive Body Image Awards Secretariat at firstname.lastname@example.org.