Deadline date extended to 26 January 2018
Nominations remain open for Dudley Youth Awards which aim to recognise and celebrate the achievements of young people aged 11 to 19 (and up to 25 for those with a disability) who live in the Dudley borough. This award ceremony is organised by Dudley Youth Council, an elected group of young people who work hard locally to represent young people in the borough in a positive way, with the support of Dudley Youth Service.
Anyone can nominate a young person.
There are 7 awards which young people can be nominated for:
Creativity Award – this award celebrates young people’s artistic and creative talent.Sport Award – this award celebrates young people’s sporting talents and achievements.
Contribution to School or Further Education Award – this award celebrates young people’s learning and educational achievements
Environmental Award—this award celebrates young people who have helped in improving their local environment and in making their community a greener place
Inspiration Award—Overcoming Adversity - this award celebrates inspiring young people who show incredible commitment, courage and determination when facing challenges.
Inspiration Award – Inspiring Others - this award celebrates young people who are compassionate towards others and excellent role models.
Community, Charity and Voluntary Award—Group—for groups of young people who have made an impact together to the lives of others in the local community.
There is also 1 category which adults can be nominated for which is the Mary Growcott Award. Only young people (aged 11 to 18 or up to 25 for those with a disability) can nominate in this category and this award is given to an inspirational adult who has truly made a difference to the lives of young people who they work with.
Nominations are open until Friday 26 January 2018 and the awards ceremony will take place in March, 2018: Nominate here
Please circulate and share the information and if you could help to promote the awards and require paper copies of the nomination form then please do get in touch.
Many thanks for your support.
Siobhan Lloyd Youth Participation Officer
Children’s Services, Youth Service
Tel: 01384 818026