And the 2013 finalists are…
After much deliberation, the selection panel is delighted to announce the finalists for the 2013 inaugural National Youth Awards! Picking the talented finalists was an incredibly difficult job after a large number of excellent and inspiring entries were received.
See below for the full list of 2013 NYA finalists. Don’t forget, the Winner of each Award will be announced at our official NYA presentation ceremony on Tuesday 6 August.
The Safer Communities Award: Jeremy Kuiper (NSW), Ashley White (SA) and Piper Stewart (NSW).
The Health and Wellbeing Award: Jessica Barlow (VIC), Zoe Heiniger (NSW), Cameron Duggin (NSW) and Jake Downward (VIC).
The Creating Pathways Award: Kate Crowhurst (VIC), Amy Hetherington (NT), Dane Moores (ACT) and Sahema Saberi (VIC).
The Community Leadership Award: Tessa Henwood-Mitchell (SA), Adam Pulford (VIC), Thom Woodroofe (VIC) and Tara Fatehi (SA).
The Personal Courage Award: Skye Clayton (NT), John Attard (NSW), Ann-Maree Russell (QLD) and William Chapman (NSW).
The Cultural Understanding Award: Joel Kuperholz (VIC), Chern’ee Sutton (QLD), Fablice Manirakiza (VIC) and Lachlan Cooke (WA).