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How to get involved

BBM Youth Support Awards assist young Australians gain international knowledge, training and networks across the arts, agriculture, horticulture and trades. Our awardees return to Australia with the drive to share new skills and knowledge with their peers and the wider community.

For individuals or companies who share our passion for developing youth, the BBM Youth Support Awards provide an easy way to sponsor a young person without having to set up a new trust or charity. Administration costs for existing awards are self-funded so you can be confident that 100% of your donation goes to the recipient.

Here are 3 ways you can help make a young person’s dream become a reality.

1. Donate to an Award or Scholarship

You can contribute towards the life changing opportunities offered by the BBM Youth Support Awards. Donations to BBM Youth Support are applied directly to the Awards program. Our administration costs are self-funded so all of your donation is used to fund awards. Please feel free to contact us for more details. BBM Youth Support is an independent Charity and is not connected to any political or religious group.

2. Support an existing BBM Youth Support Award

Your contribution sponsors one of our existing Awards for a year.

You’ll also receive:

  • A VIP invitation to the annual BBM Youth Support Awards evening in Sydney + 1 guest
  • An invitation to present your Award on stage to the successful Awardee
  • A professional photograph with your Awardee
  • Regular updates on the Awardees progress whilst they are travelling
  • On the Awardees return they will present their experience to you
  • Updates on the progress of the young person you’ve helped
  • Recognition on the donor page of our website and in newsletters and the annual report.

You can sponsor any of the existing awards including: Agriculture, Horticulture, Ballet, Ballroom Dancing, Classical Music, Drama, Highland Dancing, Jazz, Plain English Speaking,
Scottish Piping and Drumming.

100% of your donation will be awarded to a young person.

Sponsorship of an existing Award starts from $5,000. This covers the travel costs and most of the living and educational costs associated with the trip.

3. Create a BBM Youth Support Award of your own

Whether you’d like to sponsor an award in your own name, your company name or in memory of a loved one, this gift is a unique way to provide a life-changing opportunity for a young person.

Perhaps your passion is for the arts, science or the environment? Maybe you feel strongly about trade skills, medicine or the media?

Whatever your area of interest, a BBM Youth Support Award helps you to invest in the future development of a young talented person who shares your interest.

You’ll also receive:

  • Naming rights for a new Award in your name, or a name of your choice, for three years
  • A VIP invitation to the annual BBM Youth Support Awards evening + 1 guest
  • An invitation to present your Award on stage to the successful Awardee
  • A professional photograph with your Awardee
  • Regular updates on the Awardees progress whilst they are travelling
  • On the Awardees return they will present their experience to you
  • One performance or talk from your sponsored awardee at an event of your choice
  • Updates on the progress of the young person you’ve helped
  • Recognition on the sponsors page of our website and in newsletters, the annual report and any related media releases.

Support of a new Award starts from $10,000 per year for a minimum of three years.

We recognise that you are considering making an important and valuable investment so welcome any questions.

For queries, or to make an appointment with Chief Executive Officer, please contact us on (02) 9233 4005 or info@bbm.asn.au.

BBM Youth Support has always been an independent Charity and is not connected to any political or religious group.