25 May 2023
Garda Youth Awards 2023
An Garda Síochána in the Sligo / Leitrim Division is pleased to announce the launch the Sligo/Leitrim Garda Youth Awards 2023, in association with Sligo Credit Union and Leitrim Credit Unions. The awards, now in its 13th year, aim to celebrate the outstanding young people between the ages of 13 and 21 years in our communities. Awards for the under 13 age group have also been included this year.
Awards are given in the following categories:
- Individual Award: Making a positive contribution to their community, making it a better place to live.
- Group Award: Groups of two or more, making a positive contribution to their community, making it a better place to live.
- Special Achievement Award: Overcome difficult circumstances, defied all odds and whose commitment deserves recognition.
- Community Safety Award: Through a crime prevention or safety initiative/innovation, have made their community a safer place to live.