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National Volunteer Week Grants, supported by Lotterywest

National Volunteer Week (NVW) is Australia’s largest annual celebration of volunteers and celebrates their significant contribution to communities across the country. Learn more about National Volunteer Week

Volunteering WA, with generous support from Lotterywest, is offering volunteer involving organisations across Western Australia the opportunity to apply for a grant of up to $1,500 to organise an event or activity which recognises and thanks volunteers during National Volunteer Week (Monday 20 - Sunday 26 May 2024).

Applications Closed

2024 Grant Recipients Announced

Applications closed 5:00pm Sunday 18 February 2024

In 2024, 254 WA volunteering organisations will share in over $335,000 through Volunteering WA’s National Volunteer Week Grants to celebrate and recognise their volunteers throughout the week. 

This year’s successful National Volunteer Week Recipients span all the way from Wellstead to Derby, ensuring thousands of dedicated volunteers across the state are being recognised for their contributions.

Read the NVW Grant Guidelines (PDF) before submitting, for queries, please contact the Volunteering WA Grants team

Funding acknowledgement

Successful recipients of the 2024 National Volunteer Week Grants will need to acknowledge the support of Volunteering WA and Lotterywest throughout the funded activity, including in speeches, media releases, social media promotion, brochures, leaflets, display, invitations, posters, certificates, websites.

  • Use Lotterywest's key messages when Sharing the News in the speeches and media releases
  • Download Lotterywest's logos (select the EPS or PNG file links)
  • Download Volunteering WA's logo
  • Order Lotterywest signage and merch for your NVW event with this Online Form (Quote grant number: 202408-84304
    *Please place your orders by early May to ensure stock is available and delivery times can be met.
  • Tag @Lotterywest and @VolunteeringWA on  Linkedin, Facebook, Twitter and  Instagram

If you have any additional queries please email grants@volunteeringwa.org.au