National Volunteering Conference 2018

The 2018 National Volunteering Conference will provide a forum for not-for-profit leaders, managers of volunteers, researchers and policy contributors to advance and strengthen the volunteering sector through knowledge sharing and discussion

The conference theme is Ignite, Invigorate, Inspire.

Scholarships are currently open in order to support the attendance and participation of delegates as follows:

  • The DSS Scholarship program supports the attendance and participation of delegates from regional, remote or rural communities, as well as those experiencing financial disadvantage or from identified low socio-economic areas. Submit your application today by visiting
  • The Emergency Management Scholarships provide support for emergency management volunteers to register and attend the conference. Part and full scholarships are available to volunteers working with organisations who support emergency management. The full details of this scholarship can be found here: