Betty Makin Youth Awards

Betty Makin Youth Awards

2019 award winners

The awards recognise young individuals and groups who have excelled in educational, vocational and community projects, and individuals or organisations dedicated to working with young people.

Read more about the winners

Recognising participation and service

Named after the late dedicated community leader and activist, Betty Makin, these awards recognise the importance of participation and service in Sydney’s local communities.

The awards encourage young people aged 12 to 24, and those who work with young people, to play an important role in building stronger and healthier communities.

In 2019 the awards included 4 categories for creativity, community mindedness, youth worker of the year and a group award for outstanding partnership.

Nominations now open

The categories are:

2 winners from both Youth Award categories will receive a $500 voucher each.

Nominations close Friday 28 February 2020.


Lorraine Ventura
Youth Team Leader
02 8512 8771

Last updated: Wednesday, 18 December 2019