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ThinkForward Awards 2016/17

The ThinkForward 2016/17 Awards are to celebrate the unsung heroes of the ThinkForward network.

The Awards will be:
•              Young Person of the Year Pre 16 (Yr 11 or below)
•              Young Person of the Year post 16 (Yr 12 or above incl graduated)
•              And Volunteer of the year

The process:
Nominations submitted via survey monkey                                                                         20th January
All nominations will be passed onto our two judging committees                                27th January
A shortlist of three for each category will be invited to meet the Judges                      February- date tbc
Winners announced at Thank You Event, with 3 highly commended award             March – date tbc
given to runners up.

How to qualify/nominate. To qualify you must:

  • be nominated via anyone in the ThinkForward network
  • be or have been a ThinkForward participant/volunteer

Judging Criteria for young people:

  • Examples of how this young person has had a positive impact on their own life and the wider community including consideration of their plans for the future.
  • Evidence of how the young person has displayed and developed their Ready for Work Skills.

Judging criteria for volunteers:

  • Evidence of outstanding support of ThinkForward through volunteering time, professional expertise, contacts or ideas.
  • Examples of how this volunteer has had a positive impact on a young person.
  • Evidence of how the volunteer has encouraged the development of the Ready for Work Skills in young people and themselves.
If you have any questions please get in touch with Charlotte on charlotte.milner-barry@thinkforward.org.uk or call 020 3559 8391