Nomination Criteria and Nomination Forms

These awards recognise and honour people who have made an outstanding contribution in our community.

Nominees will be judged on their voluntary work within the nominating organisation and the wider community. These services must be given voluntarily without expecting any personal or financial gain.


    • You can make as many nominations as you like in each of the three categories
    • For Volunteer of the Year – you can only nominate one person at a time per form
    • Nominations must be typed
    • Please ensure you answer every question as best you can
    • Any supporting material submitted will not be returned
    • Judging will be conducted by a committee nominated by Volunteer Wellington. The judges’ decision will be final, with no correspondence entered into.
    • Selected personnel from nominating organisations may be photographed for publicity purposes

    You can save your progress at any stage. If you save and exit, please save the link provided to return later. Please be sure to submit your nomination and provide all supporting information prior to the closing date (May 20th). No additional information will be accepted after the closing date.

    Nomination Forms

    Volunteer of the Year Award 2022

    Team Governance Award 2022

    Employee Volunteering Team Award 2022

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    We look forward to receiving your nominations!