Nominations are now open for the Epping Forest Young Citizen of the Year Award 2019. If you know of a young person that deserves recognition, nominate them before Friday 30 November 2018.
The award, presented annually, recognises young people’s exceptional contributions to the Epping Forest District. This can be in terms of outstanding courage, service to the community or showing extraordinary commitment, energy and effort in a particular cause or achieving a particular goal.
11-18 year-olds living in Epping Forest district are eligible for nomination.
The finalists will be invited to the District Council`s Civic Awards in March 2019 where the winner will be announced and will receive £300 and a certificate of achievement.
Making positive contributions
Chairman of the Council, Councillor Richard Bassett said: “The Young Citizen of the Year Award highlights the positive contributions that young people make throughout our district in so many different ways. Many of these young people are unsung heroes and we want to recognise the tremendous contributions they make to their communities. So if someone springs to mind, now is the time to nominate them for this prestigious award.”
Make a nomination
To nominate a young person for the Young Citizen of the Year award either:
- Complete the online nomination form at www.eppingforestdc.gov.uk/youngcitizen
- Pick up a nomination from at EFDC buildings, local libraries and secondary schools
The closing date for nominations is Friday 30th November 2018.
Contact Paula Dunley, Youth Engagement Assistant
- Call 01992 564255
- Text 07789 372014
- Email email@example.com