Recognising Victorians from refugee and asylum seeker backgrounds
In June this year, the Victorian Refugee Awards will recognise people, businesses and organisations who have excelled through study, work, entrepreneurial or volunteer efforts.
The awards are proudly coordinated by the Victorian Multicultural Commission, on behalf of the Victorian Government.
Nominations opened in late March and are now closed. Stay tuned for details about the Refugee Awards announcement event, which will be held next month.
Young Leader Award
Recognises refugees aged 25 or under who have made an outstanding contribution through study, work or volunteer efforts.
Recognises the outstanding achievements of refugees who have personally or professionally excelled through study, work, entrepreneurial or volunteer efforts.
Recognises refugees who have demonstrated outstanding leadership within the community.
Recognises organisations and businesses who are implementing innovative practices to support the employment, contribution and/or participation of refugees.
Reviewed 23 June 2021