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Maroondah Youth Awards 2019


Maroondah Youth Awards 2019

The Maroondah Youth Awards is an evening that celebrates and recognises the commitments and achievements of young people aged between 10-25 in Maroondah.

The 2019 Maroondah Youth Awards ceremony will be held at Karralyka Centre on Tuesday the 9th of April from 6:30pm to 8:30pm.

Every young person who is nominated will receive an award. There is no overall winner, instead we acknowledge the commitment, achievements and resilience of all nominees.

The nomination categories for 2019 are as follows:

  • Leadership – an individual who has shown significant leadership qualities
  • Creativity – an individual for their creativity, skills and contribution through visual arts, performance, media, or another art form
  • Personal journey – an individual who has demonstrated personal growth whilst overcoming challenges in their day-to-day life
  • Group achievement – a group of young people who have worked together to provide a service, program or project that has resulted in positive, youth-led changes in the local community

As part of the 2019 Youth Awards, we would also like to celebrate the unique character strengths present in each nominee. Find out more about character strengths here.

To nominate a young person for the 2019 Maroondah Youth Awards, please complete the quick nomination form below:

Nominations close Friday 1 March.

    The category you wish to nominate for (please select one only)

    Separate to the award category, please choose 3 character strengths that you have identified in this young person/group

    In order for this nomination to be accepted, the nominee must give consent to be nominated and for you to provide their personal details. To confirm this, please tick the box below and provide the details of the nominee I have asked the young person/group for their consent to be nominated
    Maroondah City Council is committed to protecting your privacy as prescribed by the Privacy & Data Protection Act 2014 and the Health Records Act 2001. The information you provide on this form is being collected by Maroondah City Council for the strict purpose of conducting Council business. Your information will not be disclosed to any external party without your consent, unless Council is required or authorised to do so by law. Failure to provide the information requested may make you ineligible to receive the service or be part of an event/function that is the subject of this form. Any access to the information, amendments that may be required or any privacy enquiries may be directed to Council's Privacy Officer & Health Records Officer on 9298 4211 or email -

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    This event is supported by the Victorian Government