1 September 2019 12:00 am Australia/Hobart
The HESTA Community Sector Awards recognise the extraordinary work of people, day in, day out, across Australia in service provision, advocacy and leadership in improving the lives of people experiencing disadvantage. ACOSS are thrilled to partner once more with HESTA for the annual HESTA Community Sector Awards Dinner at the 2019 ACOSS National Conference.
Winners share a $30,000 prize pool, courtesy of proud Awards sponsor ME Bank. Finalists receive two tickets to attend the HESTA Community Sector Awards Dinner.
Nominations for the 2019 HESTA Community Sector Awards close Sunday, 1 September 2019.
- Unsung Hero — An individual working within the community sector who has made an exceptional contribution to social justice in Australia by enhancing the wellbeing of individuals or communities experiencing disadvantage.
- Outstanding Organisation — An organisation which has made an outstanding contribution to social justice in Australia through the development or provision of a high quality and innovative program, project or specific service.
- Social Impact — An individual, organisation or network that has made an outstanding contribution to social justice in Australia through policy development, advocacy, leadership or representation.