Sir Frank Lowy AC is encouraging industry leaders to nominate talented people in their organisation they believe have demonstrated distinction in their professional field.

“While the Fellowship bears my name, it is all about the industry’s talented people, and rewarding and recognising them and fostering the next generation of leaders, collaborators and innovative thinkers.”

Nominations for 2023 are now closed.

View the 2023 Call for Entries here.

For more information on the Frank Lowy Fellowship, please contact or 02 9299 3512

Eligibility criteria

The nominee should be an Australian resident who is employed by a company which owns, manages, and/or develops shopping centres in Australia.

The nominee can work in any field relevant to the ownership, management, or development of shopping centres, including leasing, development, design and construction, centre management, facilities management, sustainability, operations, marketing, and research (not exhaustive).

The nominee’s employer need not be an Australian company or a member company of the Shopping Centre Council of Australia (SCCA).

Nominees from previous years are welcome to re-nominate provided their stated achievements meet the nomination criteria.

Nominees require the support of their employer (of appropriate seniority e.g. Executive level).

Former Fellowship recipients are precluded from nominating.


The Fellowship recipient will receive a cash contribution up to $20,000 towards a professional development pursuit or industry event of choice.


The Fellowship will be judged by a sub-committee of the SCCA Board of Directors.

Further information

Contact: or 02 9299 3512


Nominees must respond in writing to the following three (3) questions regarding their activities in the previous 12 months:

  1. How have you demonstrated excellence in your field? What attributes of a future leader have you demonstrated?
  2. What do you think the next phase of change in the Australian shopping centre industry will be and what will drive the future of our industry? Briefly describe how the industry should prepare.
  3. If you are the successful nominee, what professional development pursuit or industry event would you pursue, and why?

Responses should be no more than 250 words/half an A4 page per question. A short cover letter and CV can also be included.

Nominations must be uploaded as one PDF document via the nomination portal.

Expressions of Interest