2015 Victorian Coastal Awards for Excellence
The Victorian Coastal Awards for Excellence recognise and celebrate the outstanding achievements of people preserving and enhancing Victoria's coastal and marine environments.
Opening date: 12 June 2015
Closing date: 2 August 2015
Victorian Coastal Council
2015 Victorian Government's Community Sport and Recreation Awards
Nominations for the 2015 Victorian Government's Community Sport and Recreation Awards are now open.
The Victorian Government's Community Sport and Recreation Awards recognise and celebrate the significant contribution made by clubs, teams and individuals in shaping our community sport and recreation landscape.
The awards are open to all Victorians. Every Victorian club, team or individual involved with, or contributing to community sport and recreation is eligible to be nominated.
Category: Sport & Recreation
Opening date: 19 August 2015
Closing date: 30 September 2015
Sport and Recreation Victoria
2016 New Age-Friendly Victoria Award
Organisations are also invited to nominate for the new Age-Friendly Victoria Award that recognises excellence in creating age-friendly communities, promoting active ageing or improving quality of life and inclusion for older people.
Opening date: 11 April 2016
Closing date: 30 June 2016
Department of Health and Human Services
2016 Premier's Design Awards
The Premier's Design Awards recognise and reward Victorian designers and businesses using exemplar design effectively and sustainably. The awards provide an opportunity for businesses and the community to better understand the role of design in making products and services more functional, efficient and attractive, and ultimately increasing productivity and business outcomes.
Category: Business, Community
Opening date: 18 August 2016
Closing date: 30 September 2016
2016 Premier's Sustainability Awards
The Premier's Sustainability Awards celebrate and recognise outstanding achievements by Victorian businesses, institutes, community groups, government and individuals leading the way in sustainable innovation and practices.
Opening date: 5 April 2016
Closing date: 27 June 2016
2016 Resilient Australia Awards
The Resilient Australia Awards recognise and promote initiatives across the nation that support and strengthen community disaster resilience. The Awards are proudly sponsored by the Australian Government Attorney-General's Department, in conjunction with the states and territories.
Applications are open until 3pm on 9 June 2016 (AEDT).
Opening date: 22 March 2016
Closing date: 9 June 2016
Emergency Management Victoria
2016 ResourceSmart School Awards
Entries are now open for the ResourceSmart Schools Awards, Victoria's largest sustainability awards program celebrating the achievements of schools and early childhood services.
Through these Awards, students and teachers are rewarded for their creative actions that reduce energy, waste, and water, increase biodiversity, and how they engage with the wider school community on these issues. The Awards are a fantastic way for the schools to exhibit the leadership and sustainability successes of our Victorian schools and their innovative ideas.
Opening date: 22 April 2016
Closing date: 15 August 2016
2016 Ricci Marks Award
Victorians are being encouraged to nominate young Aboriginal achievers for this year's Ricci Marks Award.
Nominations for the 2017 award will open in late 2016.
Opening date: 18 March 2016
Closing date: 4 April 2016
Department of Premier and Cabinet
2016 Robin Clark Protecting Children Awards
Do you know someone who works tirelessly to keep children and young people safe from harm?
Celebrate their efforts to improve the lives of vulnerable children and young people by nominating them for the 2016 Robin Clark Protecting Children Awards.
The Awards recognise dedicated teams and individuals working within government and community services who make child protection their business every day.
Opening date: 18 May 2016
Closing date: 6 July 2016
Department of Health and Human Services
2016 VicHealth Awards
Health promotion has never been more vital for our communities than it is today. Victoria has a long, proud history of finding new ways to promote good health and wellbeing in the face of the ever changing health challenges facing our communities.
Whether it’s ground-breaking research, a digital tool reducing harm from alcohol, or a community based arts project building social connection, people across the state benefit from health promotion every day.
The 2016 VicHealth Awards will celebrate these great projects that do so much to improve and maintain the health and wellbeing of Victorians.
Category: Community, Health
Opening date: 11 July 2016
Closing date: 19 August 2016