2014 Young Canberra Citizen of the Year Awards
Nominations for the 2014 Young Canberra Citizen of the Year Awards are now open and this year is the 25th Anniversary. Once again we want to shine a light on young people aged 12 to 25 who are making positive changes in our community.
The award categories are: Young Canberra Citizen of the Year, Personal Achievement, Group Award, Arts and Multimedia, Individual Community Service and Environmentalist.
Nominations for the awards close on 26 September 2014 and winners will ne recognised at a reception to be held in November 2014.
The Young Canberra Citizen of the year Awards are proudly sponsored by the ACT Government, Beyond Bank Australia, Anglicare ACT, University of Canberra and The Riverview Group.
Youth InterACT Scholarships
The Youth InterACT Scholarships provide funding of up to $500 for individual young people aged 12 to 25 who wish to attend an activity of a learning capacity, sporting, conferences, personal or career development through participation in various activities, events or courses.
Youth Advisory Council (YAC)
The Youth Advisory Council (YAC) provides young people aged between 12 and 25 years with an opportunity to take a leading role in participation and consultation activities on issues that affect their lives; raise awareness of the aspirations, needs and concerns of young people within government and the community; and facilitate interaction between young people, the ACT Government and the wider community.