Renfrewshire Council

Positive About Youth Awards


Do you know a young person who deserves to have their efforts or achievements recognised and celebrated?

If so, the Positive About Youth Awards 2016 want to hear about them.

The sixth annual awards will celebrate the outstanding qualities of young people in Renfrewshire - and this year's celebration is bigger than ever before.

PAY 2016 - designed by award-winning community-based youth forum Renfrewshire Youth Voice and supported by Renfrewshire Council Youth Services - now recognises the remarkable skills, abilities and contribution of young people aged between 12 and 25 in no fewer than 10 different categories:

- 2021 Culture Award

- Skills Award

- Discovery Award

- Young Volunteer of the Year

- Young Musician of the Year

- Young Carer of the Year

- Youth Group of the Year

- Ferran Hart Young Artist Award

- Eilish Herron Young Sports Person Award

- The Unsung Hero Award

The deadline for nominations is 12 noon on Wednesday 24 August.

A list of finalists will be drawn up and the prizewinners announced at the PAY 2016 Awards Ceremony on 4 November in Johnstone Town Hall.

To make a nomination or find out more about PAY2016 use the link in the Related Links section of this page.

Follow PAY2016 news on Twitter by using the hashtag  #RenPAY2016