The 6th Annual Youth Work Awards are coming up and nominations are now open!

The NSW Youth Work Awards are one of our highlights for the year recognising and celebrating the outstanding work with young people across NSW. 

We need you to nominate people and services for the outstanding work you see done with young people everyday. Nominate them now! Their amazing work will be celebrated at our Gala Night on 25 October 2018.

Youth Action presents awards in 9 categories, to honour those individuals and services who go above and beyond to help create a society where all young people can feel supported, valued and engaged. The NSW Youth Work Award Categories are:

  • Outstanding Use of Data
  • Outstanding Partnership
  • Outstanding Youth Participation
  • Outstanding Work with Diverse Young People
  • Outstanding Work with Aboriginal Young People
  • Outstanding Work with Regional Young People
  • NSW Youth Sector Volunteer of the Year
  • NSW Youth Service of the Year
  • NSW Youth Worker of the Year
  • Lifetime Achievement Award

Nominations are open now until Friday 28 September 2018.

Got more questions or need more detail? Download our Nomination Guidelines here.


While you're here get a ticket to the Gala Night before they sell out!


Thursday 25 October 2018

From 7-9pm

The Ovolo Hotel, Woolloomooloo

Tickets from $30

Group packages available