Our Awards

The Beautiful You Coaching Academy holds an annual awards ceremony that uplifts and honours our worldwide community of coaches and the incredible work they are doing through their coaching, events, programs, books, products, podcasts and more. Categories include International Coach of the Year, Emerging Coach of the Year, Program/Event of the Year, Book/Product of the Year, Podcast of the Year, Trainee of the Year and the CEO SHINE Award.

Our Judges

We have an incredible panel of judges who assist us to select the finalists and winners of the awards every year. This includes the entire staff and training team of the Beautiful You Coaching Academy as well as a world class panel of external judges including Graphic Designer Jacqui Naunton, Energy Coach and Podcaster Maree Eddings and Copywriter Che Johnson.

2021 – 2022 Awards

The 2021-2022 Beautiful You Coaching Academy awards are now open. All categories, criteria and nomination forms are below. Nominations close 12pm AEDT October 27th, 2021.

INTERNATIONAL COACH OF THE YEAR 

CRITERIA

  1. Certified Coach of the Beautiful You Coaching Academy with a current profile on our website
  2. Professional website and social media presence that shows deep service to ideal clients
  3. Well established business with multiple service offerings
  4. Coaching work and business that shows a commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion
  5. Testimonials and/or media presence that showcases coaching work

PRIZES

  1. $1000 AUD Coaching Scholarship
  2. Commemorative Trophy, Gift and Certificate
  3. Dedicated Profile on the BYCA Blog
  4. Live Instagram Interview with CEO and Founder, Julie Parker

(Judges: Beautiful You Coaching Academy Staff – Julie Parker, Laura Banks, Glenn Parker, Liz Deanna and Leana Mullane and Guest Judges)

EMERGING COACH OF THE YEAR

CRITERIA

  1. Established website with clearly noted services
  2. Positive social media presence in service to ideal clients
  3. Coaching work and business that shows a commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion
  4. Testimonials and/or media presence that showcases coaching work

PRIZES

  1. $500 AUD Coaching Scholarship
  2. Commemorative Trophy, Gift and Certificate
  3. Profile interview on the BYCA Blog

(Judges: Beautiful You Coaching Academy Senior Training Team – Julie Parker, Johanna Parker, Jade McKenzie, Sammie Fleming, Sora Schilling, Ellie Swift and Laura Banks and Guest Judges)

EVENT/PROGRAM OF THE YEAR

CRITERIA

  1. Event/program that was launched after the coach began training with BYCA
  2. Event/program that is professionally designed and presented
  3. Event/program that showcases the coaches work and is in service to their ideal clients
  4. Evidence of outstanding promotion of the program/event
  5. Evidence of testimonials and/or media that showcases the program/event
  6. Evidence of the program having a commitment to showcasing diverse voices, opinions, lived experiences and/or commitment to accessibility
PRIZES

  1. $250 AUD Coaching Scholarship
  2. Commemorative Trophy, Gift and Certificate
  3. Profile interview on the BYCA Blog

(Judges: Julie Parker CEO and Founder, Jade McKenzie Guest Trainer, Jolinda Johnson Certification Reviewer and Support Trainer, Annie Gichuru DEI Coach and Consultant and Support Trainer and Guest Judges)

BOOK/PRODUCT OF THE YEAR

CRITERIA

  1. Book/product that was launched after the coach began training with BYCA Beautiful You Coaching Academy
  2. Book/product that is professionally designed and presented
  3. Book/product that showcases the coaches work and is in service to their ideal clients
  4. Evidence of outstanding promotion of the book/product
  5. Evidence of testimonials and/or media that showcases the book/product
PRIZES

  1. $250 AUD Coaching Scholarship
  2. Commemorative Trophy, Gift and Certificate
  3. Profile interview on the BYCA Blog

(Judges: Julie Parker CEO and Founder, Sora Schilling Trainer, Sammie Fleming Trainer, Marlous Teh Support Trainer and Guest Judges)

PODCAST OF THE YEAR

CRITERIA

  1. Podcast that was launched after the coach began training with BYCA
  2. Podcast that is professionally designed and presented
  3. Podcast that showcases the coaches work and is in service to their ideal clients
  4. Evidence of outstanding promotion of the podcast
  5. Evidence of testimonials and/or media that showcases the podcast
  6. Evidence (if podcast is interview based) of guests and topics showcasing diverse voices, opinions and lived experiences

PRIZES

  1. $250 AUD Coaching Scholarship
  2. Commemorative Trophy, Gift and Certificate
  3. Profile Interview on the BYCA Blog

(Judges: Julie Parker CEO and Founder, Ellie Swift Trainer, Danielle Knight Support Trainer and Guest Judges)

TRAINEE OF THE YEAR

A personal award given to the trainee that Lead and Senior Trainers Julie Parker and Jo Parker judge as the most outstanding trainee of the year.

PRIZES

  1. $250 AUD Coaching Scholarship
  2. Commemorative Trophy, Gift and Certificate

(Judges: Julie Parker CEO and Founder and Senior Trainer Johanna Parker)

SHINE AWARD

A personal award given to the coach that CEO and Founder Julie Parker believes to most uphold the values of being a Beautiful You Life Coach.

PRIZES

  1. $250 AUD Coaching Scholarship
  2. Commemorative Trophy, Gift and Certificate

(Privately selected award by Julie Parker CEO and Founder Beautiful You Coaching Academy)

Frequently Asked Questions

1. If I’ve nominated before and did not become a finalist can I submit again?

 Absolutely. You just never know how close you might have been to becoming a finalist before!

2. If I’ve been a finalist before in a category can I submit again?

Absolutely. You just never know how close you might have been to winning before! The one exception to this is the category of Emerging Coach of the Year. If you have been a finalist in that before you cannot submit for that award again.

3. If I’ve won a category before can I submit again?

For the International and Emerging categories you cannot. For all other categories if you have a new entry you may, eg. you have previously won the Book/Product or Program/Event category and now have a new Book/Product or Program/Event  you wish to nominate.

4. Can I nominate someone else?

No. All entries are via self-nomination, however we deeply encourage you to reach out to any fellow BYCA coach you believe should submit for these awards and encourage them to do so. Be someone’s cheerleader!

5. When do nominations open?

Nominations open in mid-October. All alumni will receive an email from us with instructions on how to submit a nomination/s.

6. When do nominations close?

Nominations close at October 27th, 12pm AEDT.

7. I missed the deadline. Can I still submit?

No. Only entries submitted before the official deadline will be accepted.

8. I think I may have accidentally submitted in the wrong category. What should I do?

Please email us if you believe this to be the case noting also that the judging panel reserves the right to place your nomination in another category if it feels it may be better suited to being in there.

9.If I have done something in partnership with someone can I nominate that?

You may but only if that other person/s are also a BYCA coach.

10. I launched publicly what I wish to nominate (eg. book, product, podcast, event) before I started by training with BYCA. Can I nominate it?
 No. Only things you have launched publicly after you began your training with BYCA are eligible to be nominated.
11. Who judges the awards?

Please see above for all judges noted. Chance plays no part in the selection of finalists and winners and no judges vote carries more weight than any other.

12. When is the awards ceremony?

The online awards ceremony will be held on March 4th 2022 at 10am AEDT.

13. When will I find out if I’m a finalist?

Finalists will be announced in early December 2021.

14. Can I get feedback on my nomination?

We are unable to provide personal feedback on any nomination for the awards.

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