National Volunteer Week Grants, supported by Lotterywest

National Volunteer Week (NVW) is Australia’s largest annual celebration of volunteers and celebrates the significant contribution of Australia’s almost six million volunteers. 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 $1,000 to organise an event or activity to recognise and thank volunteers during National Volunteer Week (Monday 15 - Sunday 21 May 2023).

Applications - Now Closed

Applications were open from 27 January to 5:00pm Sunday 5 March 2023

In 2022 over 176 Western Australian volunteer organisations received a grant with 213 events held across Western Australia recognising more than 12,231 volunteers.

Funding acknowledgement

Successful recipients of the 2023 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.

Lotterywest acknowledgement

Thank you Lotterywest for your ongoing support. The WA Government, through Lotterywest, supports community projects and events.

National Volunteer Week acknowledgement

  • All National Volunteer Week resources, including logos, graphics, certificate templates, and messaging will be uploaded in early 2023.

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