Each year more than 7,000 volunteers from our city show the strength of our community
Every year we hold a volunteers award. We have been doing this since 1988 to acknowledge the outstanding contributions of individuals and organisations in our community.
We are looking for extraordinary people in our community who have helped make Logan a thriving and diverse city.
We are seeking nominations from the community to acknowledge the achievements of an individual resident or a volunteer based organisation.
The following Awards are available:
Frank Lenz Memorial Award for Volunteer of the Year - This award will be presented in recognition of outstanding contribution as a volunteer in Logan City.
Davida Steele Memorial Award for an Outstanding Community Organisation - This award will be presented to a not-for-profit organisation, community group or program which has made a significant contribution to our community.
Conditions of Entry
Nominees must be a resident or an organisation within the City of Logan at the time of nomination.
Nominees must be aware you are nominating them or their organisation.
All nominations must have a nominator and address the selection criteria.
Each question criteria should be a minimum of 50 words and maximum of 250 words.
Nominations for volunteers who are also employed by Logan City Council will be subject to potential conflict of interest considerations.
Logan City Council elected representatives are not eligible for nomination.
All documentation will be kept by Logan City Council.
Contact details of nominators may be forwarded to local media.
Late nominations will not be accepted.
The Frank Lenz Memorial Award is available to only one recipient.
The Davida Steele Memorial Award is available to only one organisation.
Nominations for the 2021 Awards close 5.00pm on Monday 12 April 2021.
How to nominate
Nominations for the 2021 City of Logan Volunteer Awards are now closed.
Winners will be announced at the City of Logan Volunteers Awards Breakfast on 15 May 2021.
Nominations for 2022 will open in Feburary 2022.
The judging process
The winners will be selected by an independent committee.
The Judge’s decision will be final and no correspondence will be entered into by Logan City Council.
2020 Awards winners
Frank Lenz Memorial Award for Volunteer of the Year - Deborah Bright (Little Paws Kitten Rescue Association).
Davida Steele Memorial Award for Community Organisation of the Year Award - Rochedale-Springwood Meals on Wheels.