Junior Volunteer of the Year - Community & Voluntary Awards - 2023

Oscailte26 Bea, 2023, 1:00pm - 14 Iúil, 2023, 4:00pm

Junior Volunteer of the Year

The  Junior Volunteer of the Year  recognises the outstanding contribution that an individual under the age of 18, has made to their local community. Every community has individuals who are boundless in their energy and determination to get things done – so nominate your Junior Volunteer of the Year who encourage, support, lead and inspire others in your community.

N.B! Before completing this form, please read the accompanying terms & conditions

Before completing this form pleasure ensure you:

  • Remember to have  a photo of the group/individual ready to upload
  • Remember to tick all the Consent boxes for data protection purposes.

Applications are also accepted by email to awards@laoiscoco.ie or posted to

Community Awards Section, Laois County Council, Áras an Chontae, Portlaoise, Co Laois and marked: “Community & Voluntary Awards 2023 Nomination”.

Closing Date is 4pm on 14th July, 2023

For further assistance and queries, please contact (057) 86 64078 or email awards@laoiscoco.ie

* indicates required field

  1. Tosaigh (current step)
  2. Consent Agreement (not completed)
  3. Nominee Details (not completed)
  4. Nominator Details (not completed)
  5. Data Protection (not completed)
  6. Comhlánaigh (not completed)


  1. To ensure judging is fair and impartial, Judges will be selected from outside of County Laois. As such they may not be familiar with locations, groups or individuals in the County.
  1. Please ensure the person being nominated is aware of the nomination.
  2. It is very important that as much information as possible is given on this Nomination Form. This will ensure Judges have a good understanding of the work of the Nominee.
  3. Please submit at least one good quality digital photograph to accompany the application form.
  4. Nominations will be shortlisted by an independent Committee. Nominees will be notified in writing.
  5. Laois County Council reserve the right to contact the nominated person, in order to confirm all afore mentioned Consent was forthcoming.
  6. The consent agreement from Nominee and the Consent of the Nominees Parent/Guardian, is an essential document and should be submitted with the nomination form, otherwise, the nomination will be deemed invalid.