Civic Awards

The annual Whitehorse Civic Awards and the Sport and Recreation Civic Award are designed to recognise, acknowledge and promote the efforts of people and community clubs or groups who either live, work, study or participate in the Whitehorse community.

Civic Awards 2022 nominations are now open

Three categories are available for nomination in the Whitehorse Civic Awards:

  • The Citizen of the Year Award recognises and acknowledges outstanding contributions from persons who have made a noteworthy contribution during the current year and/or given outstanding service to the local community over a number of years. The Citizen of the Year must be 27 Years of age or older on 1 January 2022.
  • The Young Citizen of the Year Award recognises and acknowledges outstanding contributions made by a young person who must be younger than 27 years of age on 1 January 2022.
  • The Community Achievement Award recognises and acknowledges contributions that provide opportunities for participation and benefit the wider community. Nominees may be an individual, over 18 years of age, or an entire community group/organisation from within the City of Whitehorse.

 Nominations close at 5pm on Friday 5 November 2021. 
 
If you require assistance, please phone Jenny Russell on 9262 6333 or email jenny.russell@whitehorse.vic.gov.au.

Congratulations to the winners of the 2021 Civic Awards!