Nominations have opened for the 2011 Young Canberra Citizen of the Year:
The Awards are conducted in partnership with sponsors and the ACT Government. The Young Canberra Citizen of the Year Awards provide an opportunity to recognise young people who have made significant contributions in areas including community work, sport, education, science, culture, the arts or the environment. Further, the Awards seek to acknowledge and recognise significant personal achievements of individual young people. The Awards are open to young people aged between 12 and 25 who have made a significant personal achievement in their life or a contribution to the ACT community.