Australian Capital Territory
ACT Student Citizenship Awards
The ACT Branch of the Order of Australia Association is proud to present annual awards to ACT school students and school groups for voluntary community service and demonstration of good citizenship.
There are three categories of award:
- For individual students from Year 3 to Year 12 who have demonstrated sustained community service and/or undertaken an outstanding citizenship project.
- For student groups from Year 3 to Year 12 that have demonstrated sustained community service and/or undertaken an outstanding citizenship project.
- For Year 10, 11 or 12 students who have demonstrated exceptional leadership and achievement.
Nominations for awards in 2022 have now closed. Award winners have been advised and awards have been presented. We will call for nominations for 2023 Awards in Term 2 2023.
For more information, write to the Student Awards Convener at firstname.lastname@example.org or PO Box 423 CANBERRA ACT 2601.
Names and schools of past recipients are shown below: for photos and more detail on each award, see our Events page.
Anna Charlton, Radford College
Anneliese Smolonogov, Canberra Girls Grammar School
Lize van der Walt, Canberra Girls Grammar School
Forrest Primary School ‘Earlyact’ Club
Jake Johnson, Margaret Hendry Primary School
Karl Thygesen, St John Vianney Primary School
Sophie Thorp, Canberra College
Sam Harding, Canberra College
The Children’s Parliament, Margaret Henry Primary School
Sarah Davis, Daramalan College
Samuel Freeman, Canberra Grammar School
Aidan Gunning, Daramalan College
Caleb Hodgson, UC Senior Secondary College
Isaac Martin, Gunghalin College
The LEADAS (Leadership, Engagement, Academia, Development, Athleticism and Service) boys program and the PEARLS (Promoting Empowerment, Achievement, Resilience, Legacy and Support) girls program, Amaroo School.
Harry Blake, Radford College
Maddy Garfarth, St Mary MacKillop College
Hannah McGilvray and Ruan Ranse van Rensberg, Brindabella Christian College
Lauren Murphy, Holy Spirit Primary School
Ellen Scott and Caitlin Williams, St Mary MacKillop College
Ava Starling, Forrest Primary School
Leah Smith, Calwell High School
Sam Stubbs, St Edmunds College
Charles Weston School Water Raisers
Lochy’s Mates, Fadden Primary School
Service Learning Program “Strong Minds and Gentle Hearts”, Marist College
Ben Jenkins, St Mary MacKillop College
Aodhan Kirk, St Francis Xavier College
ACT Primary Concert Choir
Gold Angels, Merici College
Year 11/12 Youth Ministry Team, St Edmunds College