6th Research & Youth Leadership Awards 2019

Awards 2019 Awards 2016 Awards 2015 Awards 2014 Awards 2013 Awards 2012 Celebrating youth participation and leadership in research and social problem-solving Since 2012, the IARS International Institute has been running its own annual awards aiming to celebrate and reward cutting edge research and youth leadership from around the world. The Awards began as a response to the 2011 riots. Their aim is to recognise and reward outstanding young people and projects that contribute to our mission of a fairer society in which everyone is given a chance to actively participate in social problem solving. Following 5 consecutive successful Awards Ceremonies, IARS will maintain this tradition and once more celebrate young people who are making positive contributions to their communities in an Awards Ceremony that will be held on 28 May 2019 in Central London.  Chairs of the event: Jerome Burke (IARS Trustee)Leo Robertson (Member of the IARS Youth Advisory Board) Keynote Speakers include: Dr. Theo Gavrielides (IARS’ Founder and Director/ 99% Campaign) Councillor Nick Johnson (Surrey Docks Ward, Liberal Democrats) Sharniya Ferdinand (Business Inclusion Programme Coordinator, Commercial & Private Banking, NatWest) Bridget Galloway (Southwark Council)Robert Posner (Director, 5Rights Foundation)Sue Sanders (Professor Emeritus, Harvey Milk Institute, Chair of Schools OUT UK, Founder LGBT History Month UK & The Classroom) Eva de Luis Eurodesk – Erasmus + UK National Agency There will be free food and drinks as well as …. music performance by young singer Marianna Josep (winner of the Music School Greece)! The event will take place in Canada Water Theatre21 Surrey Quays Road, London, SE16 7AR 28/05/2019 18:00-20:00 The awards are open to children, young people, adults and organisations. This is a free event, refreshments will be served but booking is required (see below) You do not need to be based in the UK to receive an award. It can...