Welcome to the Volunteer Hero application page. This is where you tell us about your volunteering experiences — your story! This category is open to individuals who have volunteered their time and skills through a non-profit for community development from January 2017 – December 2017. The applicants will be assessed on the basis of: Demonstrated benefit to the community/organisation Evidence of initiative and innovation Commitment of the volunteer Sustainability of the project after the volunteer has left Length of service and number of hours spent volunteering Selection Process: The awards team will conduct an initial screening of all entries submitted to the iVolunteer Awards. If your entry is selected, a brief summary of your volunteering experience will be uploaded on the iVolunteer Awards website. This synopsis of your work will serve as your public profile that people will use as a reference to know and learn more about you and to vote for you. The five applicant profiles that receive the highest number of votes as well as five applicant profiles shortlisted by a ‘Panel of Experts’ will then be presented to the National Jury. Names of the finalists will be announced on the website and all our social media platforms. The National Jury will select the winner in the Volunteer Hero category, whose name will be declared at the iVolunteer Awards Ceremony. To Apply for the Volunteer Hero category: Click on the ‘Apply Now’ tab on homepage or on the ‘Submit Application’ tab below to fill in your application. Submit Application Sample Form Please note that the last date to submit your online application form is Sunday, August 5, 2018. Only completed applications will be eligible for entry. Please read all the instructions carefully as application once submitted cannot be edited. Kindly review the form before clicking the submit button. In case you have any difficulties in completing the form, write to us at awards@iVolunteer.org.in Follow us to receive regular updates and interesting information about the iVolunteer Awards.