Are you between 12 and 25 years old? Are you already volunteering or thinking about it? Get registered for Saltire Awards now!
These awards are the Scottish Government's way of celebrating, recognising and rewarding the commitment, contribution and achievements of young volunteers in Scotland. Try out volunteering by taking part in a team challenge or start learning new skills with the Saltire Approach. Not only does it look great on your CV also by signing up to the Saltire Awards you can also earn up to 3,000 Young Scot Reward Points with each Award you achieve. When you are eligible for a Saltire Award you will also be invited to our annual Saltire Awards Ceremony. Interested in what the event looks like? Check what we've been up to during our celebration in 2023 here.
The four main sections to the Saltire Awards are:
The Challenge: for those getting started in volunteering through team challenges
The Approach: for when you've reached 10 and 25 hours volunteering
The Ascent: For when you've reached 50, 100, 200 or even 500 hours volunteering
The Summit: For those that have made an outstanding contribution to volunteering
NEWS! We have made handing in Saltire Awards forms easier. In addition to offering paper-based pdfs to download, you can now fill in all Saltire Awards forms directly online. You can access all forms (both pdf and online) here.