Our awards and scholarships recognise outstanding achievements in local government.
Annual Report Awards
The Annual Report Awards encourage best practice in annual reporting in Victorian local government.
See: Annual Report Awards.
Cranlana Colloquium Scholarship
The Cranlana Colloquium Scholarship gives one councillor the opportunity to join a leadership program with 20 other leaders from corporate, not-for-profit and government organisations.
See: Cranlana Colloquium Scholarship.
MAV Technology Awards for Excellence
The MAV Technology Awards for Excellence recognise outstanding performance in delivering innovative information and communications technology (ICT) solutions.
See: MAV Technology Awards for Excellence.
McArthur Local Government Fellowship
The $12,000 MAV Local Government Fellowship is awarded annually to a Victorian councillor to undertake international research and study in a policy area of significance to the local government sector.
See: McArthur Local Government Fellowship.
President’s Award for Planning Improvement
The President’s Award for Planning Improvement recognises innovation and improvement by a council participating in the STEP Planning Process Improvement Program.
Victorian Councillor Service Awards
The Victorian Councillor Service Awards recognise Victorian councillors for their long service to communities.
See: Victorian Councillor Service Awards.
Victorian Council Officer Service Awards
The Victorian Council Officer Service Award provides up to $7,000 to assist a council officer to undertake a major study on a human resource management issue that affects local government.
See: Victorian Council Officer Service Awards.