The Division of Sport and Youth Affairs recognises the impact that youths have on their communities and the development of Tobago as a whole. The Department of Youth’s 16th instalment of the Tobago Youth Awards will highlight and celebrate the accomplishments of nominees in the period September 2018 to August 2019.
The Division of Sport and Youth Affairs is requesting that the public join in this celebration by nominating a Youth who has taken up the mantle to being a positive force in the Tobago landscape. The Individual Awards category which ranges between the ages of 12 to 29, encompasses the criteria of Education, Health & Wellness, Youth Triumph, Agriculture, Media, Youth Service, Entrepreneurship, Performing Arts, Youth Leader, People’s Choice (Student Leadership Award), Youth Mentor (age 30 and over).
The categories for the Group Awards are Most Improved Youth Organisation, Most Effective Youth Programme/Project, and Most Outstanding Youth Organisation. Nominations are open, and forms can be collected at the Division of Sport and Youth Affairs office at #28 Orange Hill Road, Scarborough or downloaded online from the Division of Sport and Youth Affairs website www.thasportandyouth.com. Nominations close on Thursday 26th September, 2019. For more information contact the Department of Youth at 1027,1038,1039 and 1042.