Moreland Awards 2020

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NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN

Moreland City Council is putting the call out to the local community to help celebrate those who have enriched our community and inspired their peers through outstanding service and commitment over the past 12 months.

Do you know a remarkable group or person who gives back to the community?

Nominate them for a Moreland Award now.

There are 10 categories to nominate for

  • Community Event of the Year Award
  • Contribution to Arts and Culture Award
  • Collaborative Partnerships Award
  • Contribution to Sports Award
  • Youth Contribution Award
  • Volunteer of the Year Award
  • Environmental Sustainability Achievement Award
  • Lisa Bellear Award for Contribution to Reconciliation Activities
  • Honouring Women in Moreland Award
  • Access and Inclusion Award

Selection criteria

  • Community event of the year award

    • Event is held in Moreland

    • Event’s primary role is to engage Moreland community

    • Event benefits Moreland community

  • Contribution to arts and culture award 

    • Nominee has made a valuable contribution to arts and culture in Moreland

    • Nominee has shown commitment to the development of arts and cultural activities for Moreland community

    • Nominee is a Moreland resident who has demonstrated significant achievement in the arts

  • Collaborative partnership award

    • More than two individuals and/or community groups working successfully in collaboration or partnership

    • Nominee has shown commitment to the development of arts and cultural activities for Moreland community

    • Nominee is a Moreland resident who has demonstrated significant achievement in the arts

  • Contribution to sports award

    • Made a significant impact to the development, integrity and professionalism of sport in Moreland community

    • Increased physical activity opportunities for all members of the community including juniors, women and girls, people with a disability and from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds

    • Committed to training, recruiting and recognising volunteers and coaches

    • Made a significant contribution to sport as a leader and role model

  • Youth contribution award

    • Nominee must be 25 years or under on Sunday 26 July 2020

    • Nominee has made a valuable contribution to young people in Moreland community

    • Nominee supports others to succeed

  • Volunteer of the year award

    • Ongoing contribution to Moreland community

    • Supports and encourages others to succeed

    • A commitment resulting in outstanding and visible results

  • Environmental sustainability acheivement award

    • Demonstration of how your project has positively contributed to the environmental sustainability of Moreland community

    • Description of consultation, stakeholder or community collaboration and partnerships, which have contributed to the achievement

    • Description of innovative practices or approaches used to overcome obstacles to deliver results

    • Description of how your project influenced the attitudes of others in Moreland community (and potentially beyond) regarding the environmental, social and financial sustainability in the short term or longer term

  • Lisa Bellear award for contribution to reconciliation activities

    • Nominee has made a valuable contribution to building better relationships between wider Australian community and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Moreland

    • Nominee has shown commitment to create positive change by encouraging community awareness about reconciliantion between wider Australian community and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Moreland

  • Honouring women in Moreland award

    Please describe the activity of the individual or group and how they have advanced gender equality through one or more of the following:

    • Encouraging participation and leadership

    • Improving health, wellbeing or human rights outcomes

    • Providing opportunities for inclusion and social cohesion in the community

  • Access and inclusion

    • Nominee has made a valuable contribution towards disability access and inclusion

    • Nominee has made a significant contribution towards advancing the rights and interests of people with a disability

    • Nominee has provided opportunities for increased participation, access and inclusion for people with a disability

    • Nominee has created a positive change in raising awareness about important issues relating to people with a disability

 

Nominate online via the form below or pick up a form at any Moreland Customer Service Centre.

Nominations close 5 pm, Friday 31 July 2020.

Moreland Awards 2020 nomination form

Nomination background

All entries must include a statement addressing the specific assessment criteria. Attach detailed information about your nominee, including descriptive details on how they demonstrated excellence and contributed to the Moreland community in 2019 and 2020.

Include achievements in which the nominee has excelled and difficulties that the nominee has overcome. Incorporate important dates. Reference the selection criteria for each award.

Confirmation of nomination