The MY Education Awards recognise excellence and showcase the outstanding contributions made by Out-of-School-Hours Learning Support Programs (OSHLSPs) to the success of the learning of primary and secondary students from migrant and refugee backgrounds in Victoria.

More than 360 OSHLSPs continue to provide a crucial service in Victoria, helping thousands of students each year to build confidence and engagement in their learning. Each program represents a strong community of students, families, volunteers and staff, working together to see all young people thrive and achieve success.

Award categories

Awards nominations are invited from across Victoria in the following categories:

  1. OSHLSP of the Year – Metropolitan
  2. OSHLSP of the Year – Regional/Rural
  3. Outstanding Volunteer – Metropolitan
  4. Outstanding Volunteer – Regional/Rural
  5. Outstanding Secondary Student
  6. Outstanding Primary Student

*Applicants/winners from previous years are encouraged to apply again in 2022 in any/all categories
*A limit of 5 nominations per program applies in all volunteer and student categories
*Word limits are exclusive of any quotes

Important information

Nominations open on Monday 20th June 2022 and will close at 5pm on Tuesday 2nd August 2022.

Supporting documentation is welcome and encouraged for all nominations, however is not mandatory. This may include:

  • Letters of support (funding bodies, supporting organisations, professional references)
  • Testimonials from parents, volunteers, students.
  • Photos/media stories (please ensure consent has been obtained- see T&Cs)

Nominate here:

Please read the Terms and Conditions before nominating.
Nominations must be submitted via the forms below. However, we strongly encourage you to draft nominations in a separate document first. You may like to use our template for this purpose.

1. OSHLSP of the Year – Metropolitan & Regional/Rural
2. Outstanding Student – Primary & Secondary
3. Outstanding Volunteer – Metropolitan & Regional/Rural