Do Something Awards

Not Your Average Awards Show

Since 1996, has honored the nation’s best young change-makers, ages 25 and under. Do Something Award finalists have made a significant impact in their cause space and are showing the world how it’s done.

Each year, five finalists are rewarded a $10,000 grant to continue their work, along with media coverage and support from the team at The grand prize winner receives — wait for it — a $100,000(!) grant to take their initiative to the next level.

Additionally, we honor celebrities who are doing meaningful charity work. Lights, camera, (social) action!

Past Honor Roll Members

2023 Serve Virginia Honor Roll

Want to Get Involved?

Are you a world changer? Stay tuned. We’re prepping for the best Do Something Awards yet! Check back soon for updates.

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