Every April, during National Volunteer Week, the Province of Nova Scotia celebrates volunteers nominated by organizations and communities at the Provincial Volunteer Awards.
Provincial Volunteer Awards Ceremony: April 1, 2019
National Volunteer Week takes place April 7 to 13, 2019.
Nominate a Volunteer
Do you know an outstanding volunteer who deserves recognition? You can nominate a volunteer in three categories: Representative Volunteer Award, Youth Volunteer Award, and Family Volunteer Award.
Representative Volunteer Award
Each First Nation and municipality in Nova Scotia selects one representative volunteer per year to attend the Provincial Volunteer Awards Ceremony. Please contact your Mi’Kmaw Community or municipality to inquire about criteria, location nomination deadlines, and how to nominate a deserving volunteer.
Youth Volunteer AwardCriteria:
2019 Youth Award Nomination form:
Deadline for nominations: March 7, 2019
Family Volunteer AwardCriteria:
2019 Family Award Nomination forms:
Please email email@example.com if you have any questions or need assistance.
Deadline for nominations: February 25, 2019
Did you know?
More than 410,000 Nova Scotians volunteer, contributing an average of 192 hours per year. That’s almost 79 million hour of volunteering!