SODC is giving a total of £20,000 to young people in the area, to recognise excellent citizenship, sports achievements and brilliance in the arts, through its Young Achievers Awards.
Applications open on 1 July 2013 for residents between 11 and 18 to win up to £250.
There are three different awards available:
- Citizenship awards are for those who are dedicated to helping out in their community for example through helping in an old people’s home.
- Arts awards recognise achievement in music, dance, drama, creative writing, painting, sculpture, photography, video production, multi-media and crafts.
- Sport awards reward those representing Oxfordshire in a sport.
The closing date for applications is 14 September 2013.
If you would like to nominate a young person, please visit: http://www.southoxon.gov.uk/grants for an application form.