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SCAVA Accepting Nominations for Annual Governor's Volunteer Awards

Posted By SCANPO, Friday, July 29, 2016

The South Carolina Association for Volunteer Administration (SCAVA) and the Governor's Office are pleased to announce the 2016 Annual Governor's Volunteer Awards which will be held on September 16, 2016.

Everyone who volunteers in South Carolina is a hero and deserving of recognition.  For many of our dedicated volunteers the simple act of being nominated for such a significant award is an honor in itself.  Please take the time today to make the difference in the life of a volunteer.  All nominees will receive a recognition letter on behalf of SCAVA and the Governor's office.

Nine awards are awarded in the following categories:

Community Leader Volunteer
Direct Service Volunteer
Volunteer Group
Youth Individual Volunteer
Volunteer Family
Workplace Agency / Association
Legacy Volunteer
SCAVA Volunteer Administrator of the year
AmeriCorps Member of the year (selected by the South Carolina Commission on National and Community Service)

Awards will be presented by SCAVA at the Lace House in Columbia, followed by an awards luncheon.  Award recipients and nominators will be informed 3 weeks before the awards ceremony. 

Click here for eligibility criteria and the application form.

For more information and to nominate your volunteer, please contact

Completed nomination forms must be submitted electronically to and received no later than midnight, August 8, 2016. 

Tags:  Governo  SCAVA 

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