Nominations open for the 2018 Minister for Health Volunteer Awards on Monday 5 February 2018.

Enter the awards through the online submission system

These awards highlight and celebrate volunteering and its significant contribution to public healthcare in Victoria. The awards recognise the individuals and teams who demonstrate outstanding dedication and commitment to public healthcare through volunteering.

Nominations will be accepted from any Victorian or Victorian Government-funded healthcare provider and organisation delivering public healthcare programs. Organisations eligible to apply include, but are not limited to:

  • hospitals
  • community health services
  • mental health services
  • aged care services
  • integrated care centres
  • ambulance services
  • volunteer, charity and non-government organisations delivering public healthcare initiatives.

Please contact the Awards secretariat if you are unclear about the eligibility of your organisation to enter.

Key stages and dates

Milestone Date
Entries open Monday 5 February 2018
Entries close 5.00 pm, Sunday 4 March 2018
Judging period 7 March to 25 March 2018
Finalists announced Late April - mid May 2018
Awards ceremony Late May 2018