South Australian Volunteer Awards - Nominations now open

Established by the State Government from 2005, the SA Volunteer Awards recognise the outstanding contribution that South Australian volunteers, volunteer managers, community organisations and businesses contribute to our community.

Each year, individuals, groups, community organisations, government and local business organisations are invited to nominate a special individual or organisation they believe is worthy of recognition for a SA Volunteer of the Year Award. This year we have added a Young Volunteer Award category. 

Who is eligible?

Any volunteer, volunteer manager, community organisation or business for their exceptional achievements and significant contribution to the South Australian community. Organisations may include, but are not limited to:

  • Not-for-profit organisations
  • Local and state government agencies
  • Business groups

Who can nominate?

Any South Australian or any South Australian organisation can nominate eligible recipients for one of the four categories listed below. Self-nominations are accepted. 

Award categories

The 2023 South Australian Volunteer Awards recognise excellence in the following five categories: 

  1. Joy Noble Medal
  2. The Young Volunteer Award
  3. ‘The Andamooka’ Community Project Award
  4. The Excellence in Volunteer Management Award
  5. The Premier’s Award for Corporate Social Responsibility.

For more information and to nominate.

Nominations for the SA Volunteer Awards are open from 6 March 2023 to 7 April 2023 at 5:00pm.


Save the Date:
National Volunteer Week - Monday 15 - Sunday 21 May 2023