Youth Showcase

Youth Showcase 2020

The Youth Showcase is an exciting opportunity to celebrate the outstanding personal and community achievements of local young people aged 12-25 years.

We want to hear about the successes of young people in Greater Dandenong. All nominees will be invited to attend a special event in May 2020, where their accomplishments will be celebrated.

Anyone can nominate, so tell us about the outstanding young people who you know!

Nomination Categories

Nominations are now open in the following categories:

1. Challenge and Change - Recognising young people who have overcome adversity to demonstrate personal growth or achievement of their goals.

2. Community Spirit - Recognising young people who have demonstrated leadership in their community through supporting others and making a positive contribution.

3. Academic Achievement - Acknowledging all students who received an ATAR score of 90 or more during the 2019 academic year. (Nominations in this category will only be accepted from secondary schools in Greater Dandenong.)

Eligibility Criteria

Please ensure that the young person you are nominating, meets the eligibility criteria below.

  • Nominee currently live, works or studies within the City of Greater Dandenong (or has within the 12 month period prior to nomination).
  • Nominee is aged between 12-25 years (as of the nomination closing date, 12 April 2020).
  • Nominee must consent to the use of their personal information by the City of Greater Dandenong.
  • Nominee agrees to have a summary of their nomination information read at the Youth Showcase.

Nominees will be asked to provide a photo and photo consent for the Youth Showcase celebration event.

How to nominate

Nominations are submitted online.

Click here to nominate now. 

Nominations close on Sunday 12 April, at 5pm.

 To find out more about previous award recipients, please click here.

Find out more

Phone: 9793 2155
In person: 39 Clow Street, Dandenong

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