The annual Alpine Shire Youth Awards celebrate the achievements and contributions of local young people in the categories of Academic, Workplace, Arts, Inspirational, Community, Rural and Sports.
Nominations for the 2016 awards are now open. People who live, work or attend school in the Alpine Shire and are aged between 12 and 21 are eligible to be nominated. Nominations close Friday, 22 July.
The awards ceremony will be held on Friday, 16 September at the Bright Community Centre.
Download the guidelines and nomination form here.
2015 Alpine Shire Youth Awards
The 2015 Alpine Shire Youth Awards were held in Mt Beauty, guests were entertained by special guest speaker Tim Cope and talented local young musicians and dancers.
Congratulations to all the winners of the 2015 Youth Awards, and thank you to all the businesses and community groups that sponsored the awards:
Academic Award sponsored by Dickens Real Estate: Nathan DeVries
Arts Award sponsored by Rotary Club of Myrtleford: Breanna Johnson
Community Award sponsored by Mt Beauty & District Community Bank: Chloe Breen and Bright P-12 Year 10 Student Group
Inspiration Award sponsored by Rotary Club of Bright: Hope Ludbrook
Rural Award sponsored by TAFCO Rural Supplies: Leah Orton
Sport Award sponsored by Upper Kiewa Valley Lions Club: Phillip Bellingham
Workplace Award sponsored by Hancock Victorian Plantations: Brooke Rouse
Alpine Shire Youth Award 12 – 17 Years sponsored by Bright Community Bank: Samantha Forbes
Alpine Shire Youth Award 18 – 24 Years sponsored by Rotary Club of Bright: Phillip Bellingham