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SA Volunteer Awards

Extension to Nominations for 2020 SA Volunteer Awards

Due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic response, the nomination period for the 2020 SA Volunteer Awards has been extended until Friday 24 April 2020 at 5.00 pm.

The South Australia Volunteer Awards recognise the invaluable work that volunteers, volunteer managers, community organisations and businesses contribute to the South Australian community.

Nominations can be made in the following categories:

  • The Joy Noble Medal. South Australia’s highest distinction for an individual volunteer and is open to all individual volunteers across the State.
  • The Premier’s Award for Corporate Social Responsibility. This award recognises the strong contribution the business sector makes to our communities such as through philanthropy, partnerships or releasing employees for volunteer service.
  • The Andamooka’ Community Project Award. Awarded to a community, or group of volunteers, which has undertaken a community project resulting in significant community benefit.
  • The Excellence in Volunteer Management Award (New category). This award recognises the dedication and commitment of volunteer managers who support and facilitate the engagement of volunteers.

Who can nominate

Any member of the public can nominate eligible recipients for these awards, and self-nominations are accepted.

How to nominate

Download the applicable guidelines below and complete the relevant online nomination form:

Nominations close: Friday 24 April 2020 at 5.00 pm.

Promotional resources

Download the Volunteer Awards 2020 poster (PDF 157.0 KB)

For more information, please contact:

Community Services - Volunteers
Phone: 1300 014 712

Page last updated : 02 Apr 2020

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