Victoria’s Outdoor Education Awards are now open for nominations
- Entry is free
- To enter you must be an Affiliate Member of Outdoors Victoria
- If you are not a member you can do so for as little as $125+gst per annum
- See below for information on nomination categories.
- Submissions close 5pm, Friday 6 August 2021
OV Winners will progress through to the National Outdoor Education Awards which will be presented in September 2021
About The Outdoor Education Australia (OEA) Awards
The national awards enable the outdoor community to recognise the work of educators and organisations. They provide a shining light on inspiring, transformational, and impactful Outdoor Education programs, organisations, and educators across Australia.
The National Awards are entered via the state programs. Only winners of the state programs progress through to the National Outdoor Education Awards.
NOMINATIONS for awards CLOSE Friday 6 August 2021.
There are 4 categories awarded;
Outdoor Education Program (Organisation)
This award is open to schools and organisations who have developed and implemented a high quality outdoor education program.
The winning program will receive $3000 worth of equipment from Wilderness Equipment.
Service to Outdoor Education (Individual)
This award recognises the efforts and contribution of an individual or organisation to the advancement of Outdoor Education.
Outdoor Education Practitioner (Individual)
The recipient of this award will have achieved significant impact on students, participants and or peers through their work as an outdoor education practitioner.
Outdoor Education Fellow (Individual)
Fellowship of Outdoor Education Australia is one of the highest honours that OEA can bestow. It will be seen by the wider outdoor education community as recognition of an exemplary contribution above and beyond any paid professional role. It is made visible by the use of the post-nominal FOEA