Each year we recognize the region's most outstanding volunteers based on their length of service, initiative, and impact on the community. Honorees are celebrated at the annual Hampton Roads Volunteer Achievement Awards. We are now accepting nominations through February 11, 2022.

Award Categories

Individual Volunteer Awards

  • Adult
  • Best of Board
  • Skills-Based
  • Youth

Group Volunteer Awards

  • Community
  • Faith-Based
  • Family
  • Military
  • Nonprofit
  • Youth

Nomination Information

How do I submit a nomination?

  • Submit your nomination using the Volunteer Achievement Awards Nomination Form listed above. 
  • If you would like to prepare your answers before submission you can download questions here.
  • After preparing your answers please copy and paste them into the Volunteer Achievement Awards Nomination Form listed above. 

Who can submit nominations?

Anyone can submit a nomination for a volunteer or volunteer group. Self nominations are accepted and encouraged!

When will I be notified of the outcome of my nomination?

You will be notified if your nominee has been selected as an award recipient by March 15, 2022.