The McKinnon Prize in Political Leadership will accept nominations for several months prior to the shortlisting and selection process. Recipients of the prize will deliver a speech at the McKinnon Prize in Political Leadership Oration at the University of Melbourne, with registrations to open in early 2018.
Monday 27 November 2017 – Nominations open
Sunday 4 February 2018 – Nominations close (11:59pm AEDT)
Monday 26 February 2018 – Selection panel meets to determine winners
Thursday 15 March 2018 – The inaugural McKinnon Prize in Political Leadership Oration