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2016 VCAL Achievement Awards

Nominations for the VCAL Achievement Awards 2016 are now open. The closing date for nominations is 5.00 pm Friday, 2 December 2016.

The Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (VCAL) Achievement Awards recognise the outstanding achievements of young people who participate in the VCAL.

The awards also recognise the contribution and achievement of VCAL teachers and partner organisations that have contributed to the development and delivery of innovative VCAL programs.

VCAL providers are encouraged to consider nominating VCAL students, partners and teachers for the VCAL Achievement Awards in one or more of the award categories.

The VCAL Achievement Awards for 2016 will be presented in three categories:

  • Student Achievement
  • Teacher Achievement
  • Partner Achievement

For a full list of the 22 Awards available refer to the Guidelines.

2016 Nominations for VCAL Achievement Awards

To submit a nomination for the VCAL Achievement Awards 2016, the following documents must be read and/or completed:

Ready to submit your nomination? Select one of the following Award Category options to begin the online nomination process.

Important information: We recommend you use Google Chrome, Firefox, Safari or the latest version of Internet Explorer (IE 11) to complete this online nomination form.

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2015 VCAL Achievement Awards: Video Highlights

At the VCAL Achievement Awards ceremony in June 2016, VCAL students and teachers explained what the VCAL certificate has meant for them.



2015 VCAL Achievement Awards Winners

The VCAA is proud to acknowledge the great achievements of all award winners.

VCAL Award Winners in group photo

Back (L-R): Leanne Venables, Rebecca Boughey, David Gallagher, Narelle Dickson, Richie McCann, Stephanie Ellis, Josephine Barnes, Craig Johnstone, Dharna Nicholson-Bux

Middle (L-R): Rosemarie O’Brien, Alison Alexander, Shane Crispin, Matthew Johnson-Begg, Grant King, Sam Kellow, Joshua Short, Samantha Reker, Steve Tarulli, Corey Everitt, Nicole Scott, Brendan Kincade

Front (L-R): Bus Bibi Syed Juma, Justice McDonald, Rhianna Mumford, Mary-Ann Tonini, Felicity Hutton, Cody Bamford, Jayden Herbert, Thomas Hunter, Rachelle Dowling, Brooke Thornhill, Steve Lowe

Past VCAL Achievement Awards Student Speeches

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