Applications now open for 2014 Anti-Poverty Awards

The Anti-Poverty Awards recognise that there are many young Australians who are passionately working towards tackling inequality and injustice both in Australia and abroad.

Do you know…

•    A young person who is working towards tackling inequality?
•    A school that is giving its student’s a greater understanding of disadvantage?

The awards acknowledge and highlight the hard work and dedication of individuals and schools across Australia who demonstrate a deep understanding and compassion of those in need.

Individual Award

The Anti-Poverty Awards recognise young Australians between the ages of 16 and 30.
The Awards recognise, encourage and support young people who are making an on-going difference in addressing disadvantage.

One Award recipient will receive a grant up to the value of $4000. Encouragement Awards up to the value of $1000 may also be offered.

School Award

The School Award recognises schools in Australia who are engaging their students in creative and innovative school-based projects that work towards the removal of inequality.

The Award recognises that the many projects undertaken by schools contribute significantly to the wider community’s understanding of disadvantage.

The School Award is proudly sponsored by Rrepp - Is your School or Organisation using Organic & Fairtrade Polos, T-shirts & Sports Balls?.

One school will receive a Rrepp sports pack to the value of $2500.

Applications close 19 September 2014

For more information or to apply for the Awards click here.  (Please note this will take you to a facebook page)