23 August 2016 12:56
Last chance: 2016 City of Ballarat Award Nominations
Don’t miss the last chance to nominate a co-worker, friend or mentor for the 2016 City of Ballarat Senior, Youth and Community Safety Awards.
Don’t miss the last chance to nominate a co-worker, friend or mentor for the 2016 City of Ballarat Senior, Youth and Community Safety Awards. The City of Ballarat invites all residents to join us in honouring local people who have made a significant contribution to our community.
The 2016 City of Ballarat Youth Award categories:
- Challenge and Change Award
- Group Project Award
- Leadership in Sport Award
- Leadership in the Arts Award
- Brighter Future Award
- Positive Leader Award
- Young Carer Award
- Youth Volunteer Award
- TECH Award
- Adult Ally – Volunteer
- Adult Ally – Worker
All nominees are eligible for the City of Ballarat Award (12 to 17 years) and (18 to 25 years).
Nominations: Now open. Close Friday 26 August, 2016.
Award-winners will be announced at an official celebration in October.
Community Safety Awards
The 2016 Community Safety Award categories:
- Improving Community Safety
- Urban Design for Safe and Healthy Environments
- Preventing Crime
Nominations are considered on the following criteria: reduction of crime; injury prevention; promoting positive perceptions of safety; community building; and active citizenship and participation.
The City of Ballarat Community Safety Prize of $1,000 will be awarded to the individual, group or organisation judged to be most successful at improving community safety.
Nominations: Now open. Close Friday 2 September, 2016.
The awards will be presented at an official function in October, as part of Community Safety Month celebrations.
Senior of the Year Awards
The 2016 City of Ballarat Senior of the Year awards are:
- Mayor’s Award for Ballarat Senior of the Year
- Senior Achiever Award
- Promotion of Multiculturism Award
- Healthy Active Living Award
- Veteran Community Award
Nominations: Now open. Close Friday 26 August, 2016
The winners will be announced on Friday 30 September, at the 2016 Ballarat Seniors Festival launch.
For information on the City of Ballarat Awards or to download a nomination form, visit Ballarat's Awards and Ceremonies page.
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