FRED AWARDS 2021 –  RESILIENCE

For the second edition of the annual FRED Awards, we are celebrating young people! We want to recognise the effort of all of you who have adapted to the pandemic and have done your best to continue with your studies, work and personal development.

 

The last 18 months have been difficult for many including the youth. RJ4ALL recognises the importance of mental health, wellbeing and the power of caring.We welcome submissions that reflect the importance of young people, mental health and solidarity.

 

The awards ceremony will be on 29/10/2021 and can watched live via our Youtube channel.

The deadline for the submissions is 07/10/2021 at 12:00 AM

 

 

THEME OF THE AWARDS

The FRED Campaign wants to celebrate the values of solidarity, companionship, and resilience that young people have shown this year, so this is the topic of the second edition of the FRED Youth Awards. Constants are welcomed to experiment with the theme and we encourage authentic submissions.

 

Categories

 

ART

We’d love to see your artistic ideas.

We’re looking for real skill and talent whatever your discipline, from illustration and painting to photography, lettering, and graphic design – we’d love to see what you can do! Submit all work as a JPEG, PNG, PDF or DOC file no bigger than 5MB.

Prize for this category – High-quality art supplies!

         

WRITING

We welcome all submissions.

We are looking for originality and quality of language and ideas.  The submission can be fiction, poetry, and nonfiction, including stories and sketches. Each submission should be a maximum of 500 words.

Prize for this category – Writing supplies and writing tablet!

         

Role Model

Who is your lockdown hero? How have they inspired you or supported you?

We would love to hear about them! Send us a short essay.

 

Prize for this category – £50 Amazon gift voucher

         

MUSIC, DANCE AND DRAMA

Submissions to the music, dance and drama category could be songs, recorded dances, or plays. You can also submit videos of yourself o get together with your group of friends and compose a song.

 

Prize for this category – £50 gift voucher!

     

EXAMPLES FROM EARLIER EDITIONS

We know sometimes inspiration can be hard to find, so we have some examples for you to start thinking about your submission!
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AWARD CEREMONY

The awards ceremony will be available online via RJ4ALL’s Youtube channel: https://www.youtube.com/c/RestorativeJusticeforAllInternationalInstitute For further information please contact admin@rj4all.org Date for the event 29/10/2021   You are not Alone is sponsored and funded by The European Solidarity Corps             Grant agreement number: 2020-2-UK01-ESC31-078943 We hold many community events at our center here: