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Youth Work Excellence Awards 2020


The 2020 Youth Work Excellence Awards are now open for nominations.

The awards are an opportunity to recognise and celebrate outstanding youth work projects, youth workers and those involved in youth work across Wales.

Youth work provides and facilitates an environment within which young people can relax, have fun, and feel secure, supported and valued. Through non-formal and informal educational opportunities and experiences, youth work approached challenges young people to enhance their life chances.

The categories for the 2020 awards are:

  • Incorporating a children’s rights approach in a youth work setting
  • Welsh language youth work award
  • Digital innovation award
  • Equality and diversity in a youth work setting
  • Developing self and others in a youth work setting
  • Demonstrating excellence in partnership planning and delivery
  • Outstanding contribution to youth work
  • Outstanding youth worker
  • Outstanding volunteer in a youth work setting.

Closing date for nominations: 28 February 2020

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