Nominations encouraged for Volunteering Award 2013

Entries to be submitted by 7 June 2013


ara volunteering award 16 august 2012.jpegThe ARA Archive Volunteering Award is designed to celebrate the contribution of volunteers within the archive sector and to promote good practice on volunteering.

The 2013 Award is now open and we are looking to encourage nominations from all over the United Kingdom and Ireland, no matter how large or small the project.

It is a chance to gain recognition for volunteer work in your organisation and to celebrate the enormous contribution volunteers can make to the work of the Archive sector.

Nomination forms and further details, including projects from previous winners and nominees, are available at


Photo shows the 2012 winners,  Wolverhampton City Archives, celebrating with the ARA.