Young Women Leaders of Nillumbik Awards


Tying in with International Women's Day 2020 celebrations, Nillumbik Council announces the inaugural Young Women Leaders of Nillumbik Awards. These awards will recognise and celebrate the contribution of young women in Nillumbik to their communities.

Awards will be presented across five categories:

  • Nillumbik Young Woman of the Year
  • Excelling in Arts or Sports
  • Gender Equity Advocate
  • Young Carer
  • Youth-led Group of the Year

Individuals who identify as female aged 12-25 who live, work, study, volunteer or play in Nillumbik are eligible to be nominated.

The awards will be announced on 21 February 2020, and presented at the International Women's Day event on 4 March 2020. Winners will each receive two complimentary tickets to the event, and the Group award winners will receive eight tickets.

Please see the Information Sheet(PDF, 166KB) for more information about the awards, including selection criteria.

Nominations open on Monday 16 December 2019 and will close on Sunday 16 February 2020.

Click here to complete a nomination form.