Awards

Standing Tall has been recognised for showing excellence with the following awards

2019

Standing Tall mentee, Harley Addinsall, received the Southern Grampians Youth Achievement Award for a second time

2019

Standing Tall mentee, Harley Addinsall, won the Australia Day Mayor’s Choice Award

2018

Standing Tall mentee, Harley Addinsall, received the Southern Grampians Youth Achievement Award

2017

Standing Tall mentee, Patrick McGregor-Rhodes, received the Southern Grampians Youth Achievement Award

2017

The Standing Tall Committee of Management were awarded the Australian Government Volunteer Award

2017

The Standing Tall Volunteer Mentors were awarded the Australian Government Volunteer Award

2017

Standing Tall Graduate mentee, Amba Chace, won the Australia Day Mayor’s Choice Award

2017

The Standing Tall Volunteer Mentors received the Australia Day Community Recognition Award

2016

Standing Tall mentee, Bailey Dewan-Holmes, received the Southern Grampians Youth Achievement Award

2016

Standing Tall mentee, Amba Chace, received the Southern Grampians Youth Achievement Award

2016

The Standing Tall Volunteers were awarded the Australian Government Volunteer Award

2016

Standing Tall mentor, Peter Dwight, won the Police Rotarian Award

2015

Standing Tall mentee, Yasmine Turner-Sumner, received the Southern Grampians Youth Achievement Award.

2015

Standing Tall mentor, Mark James, won the Police Rotarian award

2014

Standing Tall mentor, Alan McConachie, awarded Youth Mentor of the Year for both Victoria and Nationally. This was awarded by the Australian Youth Mentoring Network during National Youth Mentoring Week

2014

Standing Tall graduate, Shanai, recognised as the first recipient of the Southern Grampians Youth Achievement Award.

2014

Standing Tall mentor, Paula Cutler, won the Police Rotarian award

2013

Recognised for Best Practise within a School and Community Partnership by the Australian Council for Educational Research

2010

Finalists in Victorian Education Excellence Award for School Community Partnerships

2009

National Bank Schools First
“Local Impact Award” based on the partnership with Iluka Mining Resources

2008

RMIT Handbury Research Fellowship

2006

Powercor Business Achievement Award for Community Enterprise, Hamilton