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Slough Youth Awards

Welcome to the Slough Youth Awards

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The Slough Youth awards aim to raise the profile of young people in a positive way by celebrating their achievements in an annual showcase.

The awards ceremony will take place from 7-8.30pm on Friday 11 December.
For the first time it will be a virtual ceremony. It will be streamed on YouTube. Viewers can watch, celebrate and support in the comfort of their own homes.

It will include:

  • performances showcasing the amazing talent of local young people
  • announcements of nominees and of course,
  • hearing from this year’s winners.

It has been a year of many changes, restrictions and challenges and we are proud of how our community of young people in Slough have:

  • supported each other
  • added value to the community
  • thrived amongst it all.

Who can nominate

We hope you will be inspired to nominate a young person or group of young people for an Award so they get the wider recognition their achievements deserve. A family member, friend, teacher, support worker, coach or other professional can submit a nomination for an individual or group.

Who is eligible for nomination

Young people who live in Slough aged:

  • 11-19 or;
  • up to 25 with learning difficulties or disabilities, or is a care leaver.


No. Entry is FREE and should focus on a project or achievement that occurred between 1 September 2019 and 31 August 2020.


Entry deadline is 5pm Friday, 20 November 2020.

How to submit a nomination

Nominations are open. It will close at 5pm on Friday 20 November.

In the nomination form you will have the option to upload any supporting evidence if relevant, so please have that ready when you start the form. This might be photographs, promotional material, evaluation or inspection reports, testimonials or press cuttings.

Please do not overload the judges with material; make it really count.

The awards category page will help you find which is the right one to nominate your person or group for.


For general enquiries please contact the Young People's Service on 01753 875510 or email

Contact us

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Contact Young People's Service

01753 875510

We are supporting this year's awards with the Young People’s Service and Slough Youth Parliament.