Do you know of a volunteer group that devotes it’s time to helping others in your
local area and deserves a Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service?
The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service is the highest award given to local
volunteer groups, recognising the outstanding work they perform within their
Go to https://qavs.direct.gov.uk/ and submit your nomination by 15 September 2017
to make sure they are considered for an award next year.
You shouldn’t be part of the group, entry is free and you can make your nomination
at any time. Notes to help you can be found at https://qavs.direct.gov.uk/guidancenotes.
If you know a local volunteering group deserving of recognition for services to the
local area, please consider nominating them! Anyone aware of the group, including
people who benefit from the group’s activities, may make a nomination. Please don’t
nominate your own group if you’re a volunteer or paid staff member!
The winners are announced on 2 June every year and they will receive a domed
glass crystal and a certificate signed by the Queen.
Make your nomination for the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service 2017 today!