Young Social Innovators of the Year Awards
Over 7,000 young people are taking part in Young Social Innovators 2017, creatively tackling social issues affecting them and their communities. The Young Social Innovators of the Year Awards recognise and celebrate excellence in youth-led social innovation.
At this year's Awards, almost 30 YSI teams will be awarded for their outstanding achievements in tackling social issues through social innovation. 11 YSI teams will compete live at the event for the overall title: Young Social Innovators of the Year 2017.
Thursday, May 11th, Convention Centre, Dublin
Simon Coveney, Minister for Housing, Planning, Community and Local Government
Sr Stanislaus Kennedy, Co-founder, Young Social Innovators
Gerry Mallon, CEO, Ulster Bank
Master of Ceremonies: Mary Kennedy, RTÉ
More details will be announced soon.
YSI Challenge Awards
All shortlisted YSI teams will be contacted with full details on participation and attendance at this year's Awards by 25th April.
For more information on this year's event, contact Kate.Noone@youngsocialinnovators.ie