They were publicly recognized for their various social and personal achievements on the evening of Monday, November 27.
Notably, the event is one of the highlighted activities for the annual observance of Youth Month. The profile of the awardees was read by other young people.
The awards were presented by the Members of the Federal Parliament (MPs) from the Opposition benches and Government.
PM Drew congratulated this year’s honourees whose actions, diverse talents, contributions and achievements were acknowledged under a number of categories, such as,
– Youth activism
– Visual arts
In a glaring display of talent, community spirit and achievements, St Kitts and Nevis witnessed an evening of 25 outshining young individuals, applauded for their exceptional efforts at the Teen Awards Ceremony, held as a Special Sitting of the National Assembly.
This special celebration took centre stage during the exciting Youth Month festivities.
It is to be noted that the event highlighted the unique impact that these young trailblazers have had on their communities and beyond.
The profile of the awardees was excitedly presented by their peers, focusing on the interconnectedness of youth empowerment, members of the Federal Parliament who took part in giving the awards and underscoring the bipartisan support for acknowledging and nurturing the capacity of the nation’s youth.
Notably, the ceremony became a testimony to the vibrant spirit of St Kitts’ and Nevis’ youth. The event not only celebrated their previous accomplishments but also served as a rallying call for continued excellence.
The ceremony aims to encourage other young minds to achieve, aspire and make a lasting impact on the world around them.
St Kitts and Nevis celebrated the untiring efforts and accomplishments of the young generation for the well-being and development of their nation.