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Young Scot Opportunities

Nominate Now for the Sunday Mail Young Scot Awards

Do you know a young person (aged 11-26) who is doing great work to make Scotland a better place, locally, nationally or internationally?

Nominate them today for a Sunday Mail Young Scot Awards, Scotland’s only national awards evening for the young people of Scotland.

To help you encourage others to nominate your volunteers a promotion pack is available

There are fourteen different categories and this year’s celebrations will be bigger than ever as part of the Year of Young People 2018.

It takes just a few moments. Visit for more information.


Exciting opportunity for young women in Scotland

Young Scot has an exciting opportunity for young women aged between 18-23 (as of May 31st, 2018!) The First Mentor Initiative gives a young woman the chance to be mentored by the First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon!

Mentoring is a powerful way of helping young women achieve their goals and will help to create a new generation of positive role models to inspire other young women.

If you are or know a young woman, aged between 18-23, who is bold, brilliant and courageous about the future, Young Scot wants to hear from you. The deadline is the 31st May 2018.

Applications can be completed at

You can also Download a promotional pack here