Nominations for the 2016 Premier’s Volunteer Champions Awards are now closed.
The awards celebrate Victoria’s many and varied volunteers who contribute to making our communities a better place.
There are a number of awards that you can nominate volunteers for including Leadership, Change maker, Impact, Service and Teamwork. Read full descriptions of the categories here.
There is also an opportunity for an individual in any of the categories to be awarded the Volunteer of the Year Dame Elisabeth Murdoch Award
Last year’s winners included a broad range of volunteers including food bank drivers, men’s shed volunteers, emergency response teams, a St John Ambulance volunteer, tutors and more.
The Premier’s award compliments Volunteering Victoria’s State Awards which recognise volunteer managers, volunteer programs and volunteer involving organisations, nominations for Volunteering Victoria’s State Awards close 26 August.