2012 International Top WAHP Awards

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At Support a WAHP we are committed to recognising the achievements of work-at-home parents/people across the globe. In honour of this, we are really pleased to announce the 2nd annual International Top WAHP Awards.

Last year, the Top WAHP Awards saw more than 6000 unique visitors attracted to the Support a WAHP website in the space of one month, more than 40 nominations and more than 1300 votes for the 5 Top WAHP award winners. Winners attracted publicity from local news outlets and were featured in our end of year e-magazine that enjoyed 22,000 views in December 2011 alone.

This year, we’re going bigger and better.


Overall Top WAHP 2012

Nominate your business for the title of Overall Top WAHP 2012. Only one business will be able to claim the overall title this year. To nominate your business complete the entry form here. Entries will be judged based on their responses to the Awards questions and the judges assessment of their online presence (including websites and social media marketing).

Prize: A business building package from Support a WAHP director, Cas McCullough, valued at $2000.

Includes the Content Marketing Cardiology Homestudy program, and membership of the newly updated Support a WAHP Members Group for 12 months. The winner will also be featured on the front cover of our end of year e-magazine and their interview will be featured alongside other category winners in a special Kitchen Bench Business Tales Section in the magazine and in awards-related publicity.

Member’s Choice Top WAHP

Nominate for a Member’s Choice Top WAHP Award. The nominee must be a current financial member of Support a WAHP. Judged on contribution to the WAHP community, business concept and branding, popularity and presentation.

Prize: Content Marketing Cardiology Homestudy program valued at $197. In addition, your entry will be featured in a special Kitchen Bench Business Tales Section in our end of year e-magazine and you will receive one year’s free membership of Support a WAHP.

Top WAHP Blog

Awarded to the top blog by a work at home person. Nominate a blog you love for a Top WAHP Blog Award. Nominate yourself or another business. Entries will be judged on style, social integration, content, relevance, and popularity.

Prize: Content Marketing Cardiology Homestudy program valued at $197. Your entry featured in a special Kitchen Bench Business Tales Showcase in our end of year e-magazine.

People’s Choice Top WAHP

Nominate your business for our People’s Choice Top WAHP Category. We’ll choose our top 10 from the list and you’ll get to vote for who you think should take away the title of People’s Choice Top WAHP for 2012. Entries will be judged on quality of the comments, business branding, quality of product or service, style, presentation and popularity. Click here to nominate your business.

Prize: Content Marketing Cardiology Homestudy program valued at $197. Your entry featured in a special Kitchen Bench Business Tales Showcase in our end of year e-magazine.

All nominees will receive a badge to promote their entry in the awards on their websites. Finalists will be given a finalist badge and winners will be given a winners badge.

Conditions of Entry:

Important: Please read this carefully, prior to completing your entry.

1. All entrants are required to be listed in the Support a WAHP Business Directory and are required to place a nominee badge on their websites/blog (if you don’t have a website, please upload the badge to your photos section on Facebook).

2.You may nominate yourself or another business person for any category but you can only enter a maximum of two categories.

3. The top 10 Finalists for the People’s Choice Award category will be chosen based on merit, the number of nominations they receive and the quality of nominations (ie. nominations from customers and clients carry more weight than nominations from peers and family). Chance plays no part in determining the finalists. Judges decisions will not be influenced by whether or not a business is a current or past advertiser of Support a WAHP. Finalists are required to place a finalist badge supplied by Support a WAHP, on their website for 12 months.

4. The top 10 finalists in the People’s Choice Award will be featured on a poll starting Monday, October 1st and going till 5pm (AEST) the following Sunday. The winners of all categories will be announced on Monday, October 8th, 2012.

5. We respect your privacy. Nominators will only be added to our mailing list should you opt in on the entry form. Your email will not be shared with any third parties, except for the purposes of judging the competition.

6. All entrants must agree to have their copyright material published in any format for the purposes of promoting the awards, Support a WAHP, their businesses and any other legal purpose. Entry into the competition means that you agree we can publish your entry and any associated photographs in any format and that we can supply your contact details to journalists, news services and editors for publicity in relation to the event.

7. A list of nominees and their businesses will be published on the Support a WAHP website with a link back to your website or Facebook page.

8. All required fields must be filled out for an entry to be valid.

9. All photos and images used in entries must be owned by the entrant and not contravene any third party copyright (ie. for licensed merchandise etc) laws.

10. The judges reserve the right to amend these conditions of entry for any reason at any time throughout the nomination and judging period.

11. Employees and contractors of Support a WAHP are not eligible to enter the International Top WAHP Awards.


  • Nominations for all categories open August 1st, 2012
  • Nominations and entries close 5pm AEST September 28th, 2012
  • Voting for the People’s Choice Top WAHP opens October  1st, 2012
  • Winners in all categories announced October 8th, 2012.

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