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  KEYWORD = Youth


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Nominate Person for Youth Award of Excellence

The Youth Award of Excellence is award to young people who have been nominated by their respective organisations for their outstanding contributions to the life of the organisation. This award is bestowed by the government on an annual basis. Each year, The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture request nominations from organisations for individuals to be considered for inclusion in the National Youth Recognition Awards. All nominees must be submitted to the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture, Division of Youth for consideration.

Each island has their own Local Award Ceremony; the most distinguished young person from that event will be selected to represent the island at the National Youth Recognition Awards.



Application to Teach Summer Youth Programme

The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture hosts several annual summer programmes. Each year, thousands of our young people are out of school for summer break. The Division of Youth, in collaboration with the Sports and Culture Divisions of the Ministry host a major four week fun-filled programme. Young persons between the ages of five to fifteen are engaged in organised, character building and dynamic programmes, based in schools and churches throughout New Providence and the Family Islands.

The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture uses this as an opportunity to provide employment opportunities for suitable persons during the summer period. Persons interested in a teaching or supervisor position must apply to the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture.



Cultural Training Summer Programme

The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture hosts several annual summer programmes. The Department of Culture hosts summer cultural programmes during the month of July. Various art forms such as dance, music, Junkanoo, art, drama, drumming, etc. are taught. Persons interested in receiving training must apply to the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture.


National Summer Youth Programme

The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture hosts several annual summer programmes. Each year, thousands of our young people are out of school for summer break. The Division of Youth, in collaboration with the Sports and Culture Divisions of the Ministry host a major four week fun-filled programme. Young persons between the ages of five to fifteen are engaged in organised, character building and dynamic programmes, based in schools and churches throughout New Providence and the Family Islands.

Persons interested in receiving training must apply to the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture, Department of Sports.



Nominate Person for the Youth Leader Award

The Youth Leader Award is given to the most outstanding nominee who have gone above and beyond service and aided in the development of youth for more than 10 years. The Committee will select the recipients of these awards. The nominees from both Abaco and Grand Bahama will be decided on by those islands. Nominations for all other islands and New Providence will be decided upon by a separate committee organised by the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture. These awards are bestowed by the government on an annual basis. All nominees must be submitted to the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture, Division of Youth for consideration.

The nominees from both Abaco and Grand Bahama will be decided on by those islands.



Private Sector Summer Employment Partnership

The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture in partnership with the Private sector provides employment opportunities for young people during the summer period. Young persons between the ages of 16 to 26 are employed during the summer in an effort to gain work experience.

Through the Private sector Summer Employment Partnership programme, Organisations interested in employing young persons may submit their request to the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture, Department of Youth. The Department of Youth will review request to ensure that an appropriate match between skill required and personnel is achieved.



Request for Youth Band Grant

The growth and development of youth bands form a microcosm of the Ministry’s Strategic Plan for Youth Development. Youth bands provide healthy alternatives for youth at the community level.

The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture, through the Division of Youth, gives annual grants to Youth bands that are registered with the Division of Youth, to assist with Youth Band Strengthening. Interested bands may make requests to the Ministry of Youth Sports and Culture, Division of Youth. Grants are provided at the discretion of the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture.



Request for Youth Organisation Grant

The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture, through the Division of Youth, gives annual grants to organizations that are registered with the Division of Youth, to assist with Youth Organisation Strengthening. Interested organisations may make requests to the Ministry of Youth Sports and Culture, Division of Youth. Grants are provided at the discretion of the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture.


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