What are they?

These awards are to encourage young people to further their studies beyond year 10 and are to the value of $1,000. There are two categories for ATAR and General Education students, including VET and Alternative Education Programs (including TAFE).

Who are they for?

Young people aged 15 – 18 years, currently in year 10 or equivalent and continuing study beyond year 10.

More information

Applications for the 2020 Youth Awards closed on 22 November 2019.

Successful applicants will be notified in January 2020.

For more info, contact the Youth Projects Officer on 9400 4929 or via the Contact Form.


  • Any student aged between 15 – 18 years studying at an educational institution within the City of Joondalup.

  • The student must be a resident of the City of Joondalup.

  • Students can apply as an individual or be nominated by an educational institution

  • The educational institution must complete the “Confidential Report” for each application

  • The educational institution must complete the “Educational Institution Application"

  • The student is ineligible if they are in receipt of another academic scholarship over the value of $500