The Award for Leadership in Languages and Cultures is provided by the Minister for Education through the Multicultural Education and Language Committee (MELC).
People, groups and community organisations are called to nominate someone aged 24 years or younger who displays outstanding qualities, including community leadership and effective communication skills in advocating for a multicultural Australia. Nominees must also have sound capability in more than one language.
More details about the award and criteria are avaiable here at - https://australiadaysa.com.au/pages/languages-cultures.
The closing date for the Award for Excellence in Languages and Culture is Friday, 1 November, 2019.
The winner of this award will be announced at Government House on Monday, 20 January, 2020.