President’s Volunteerism & Philanthropy Awards

Conferred by the President of Singapore, PVPA honours those who have achieved excellence in giving.

The annual President’s Volunteerism & Philanthropy Awards, conferred by the President of Singapore, honour individuals, corporates, ground-up movements, non-profit organisations and educational institutions that have achieved excellence in giving.

Who is it forWho is it for


Individuals of different age groups (youth, adult and seniors) who embody the spirit of giving and have significantly contributed to the community.


Private sector businesses and public sector entities which are exemplary in their corporate giving activities, covering large enterprises and SMEs.

Educational Institutions

Singapore-registered secondary or post-secondary schools with strong programmes that inculcate a giving culture amongst their students.

Ground-up Movements

Groups of two or more individuals who have rallied the community to respond to a specific issue, resulting in positive and sustainable changes.

Non-Profit Organisations

Charities or Institution of Public Characters (IPCs) registered with the Commissioner of Charities, who are exemplary in enabling giving in Singapore.

How it worksHow it works

Know any individual, group or organisation who gives back? Nominate them for the next Awards! Find out about the nomination period and criteria