2022 Victorian Senior of the Year Awards nominations now open

The Victorian Senior of the Year Awards are our chance to celebrate the many senior Victorians who share their skills, experience, time and energy with our state.
14 June 2022
Thoa Tran from Sunshine North, recipient of a 2021 COTA Senior Achiever Awards
Image: Thoa Tran from Sunshine North, recipient of a 2021 COTA Senior Achiever Awards.

Do you know an outstanding senior Victorian who deserves to be celebrated and recognised?

The Victorian Senior of the Year Awards are our chance to celebrate the many senior Victorians who share their skills, experience, time and energy with our state.

For more than 20 years, the Awards have highlighted the outstanding contributions of older Victorians. Many 2021 award recipients were nominated for stepping up to support the community during the COVID-19 pandemic, and for their long-standing volunteer roles.

The Victorian Senior of the Year Awards have 6 award categories:

  1. Premier’s Award for Victorian Senior of the Year  
  2. Promotion of Multiculturalism Award 
  3. Healthy and Active Living Award 
  4. Veteran Community Award 
  5. Ageing Well Award 
  6. COTA (Council on the Ageing) Victoria Senior Achiever Awards for to up to 10 individuals.

Nominations close Friday 29 July 2022.

More information and how to nominate

Find more information about the awards and how to make a nomination on the awards page of the Seniors online website.