Call for Nominations –  4th Annual Research and Youth Leadership Awards 2015

Call for Nominations – 4th Annual Research and Youth Leadership Awards 2015

The IARS International Institute in partnership with the 99% Campaign are pleased to announce their Annual Research and Youth Leadership Awards 2015. The Awards, now in its 4th year, aspire to celebrate, empower and reward remarkable young people and their youth initiatives locally, nationally and internationally that aim to contribute to our mission and vision and lay the foundations of youth civic engagement. The Awards Ceremony will be held on the 18th November at the Canada Water Culture Space in Southwark, London. Call for Nominations Nominations for 6 categories are now open to the public; calling on individuals and organizations to put forward young individuals with inspiring and leadership credentials. We will welcome submissions from UK and non UK based young people and organizations that showcase their contribution to IARS mission & vision . All categories and awards criteria can be found here.  Nominations should be submitted by 30th October, 20:00pm by filling out a short form here Alternatively email us at contact@iars.org.uk with the following information: (1) Full contact details (2) Chosen Award Category (3) One page description of the work you would like to be considered for (4) the Name of a referee. All nominations will be scrutinized by the IARS Youth Advisory Board. Nicola Stead, Youth Digital Award winner 2014 said: Thank you for this award and for recognising how much ‘Young Voices’ really matters to people and it shows how no matter what part of the country you are from everyone has a story – everyone deserves to have a voice.” History of the Awards The Awards established in August 2012, date back to when England experienced some of the most serious riots of...