It’s time to nominate the outstanding young people you know for the Sunday Mail Young Scot Awards 2018.
The Sunday Mail Young Scot Awards is Scotland’s biggest celebration of young people and in 2018 will be part of the national programme of celebrations for the Year of Young People 2018 (YoYP 2018).
The categories for the Year of Young People 2018 are:
- Entertainment Award – sponsored by Scottish Citylink
- Sport Award -sponsored by sportscotland
- Community Award – sponsored by the Scottish Government
- Enhancing Education Award – sponsored Skills Development Scotland
- Excellence in Education – sponsored by the University of St Andrews
- Equality and Diversity – sponsored by Standard Life
- Young Hero – sponsored by Co-operative Food
- Health and Wellbeing Awards – sponsored by the Scottish Government Active Scotland Division
- Unsung Hero – sponsored by Solace Scotland
- Year of Young People 2018 Champion
- Health and Wellbeing
- The Arts
From hundreds of entries, three finalists will be chosen in each of the 13 categories, and the winners will be announced at a glittering red-carpet ceremony at the SEC Campus on St Andrews Day, 30 November 2018. The awards show will then be broadcast in a special STV show at a later date.
If you know any inspirational young people, I highly recommend you put them forward for one of the above awards.
If you would like to find out more about the awards or would like to nominate someone, please visit the Young Scot award website here