The Duke of Gloucester's Young Achievers Scheme


The Duke of Gloucester's Young Achievers Scheme is an opportunity for exceptional young professionals in the construction industry to be commended and celebrated for their achievements. The scheme is also intended to promote the construction industry to young people of all social backgrounds and, as a result, increase the number and diversity of entrants into the sector.

Applications for this year's awards are now closed; the Winners of the Awards 2016 have now been announced.

The finalists were invited to have an informal meeting with the panel of judges in London, or by conference call.

The judges looked for young people who have not only achieved excellence in their careers so far, but who have had to overcome barriers and challenges to get to where they are.  They also looked for those who actively promote careers in construction and the built environment to young people in their communities.

The winners received cash prizes and a unique development opportunity through the Trust with a one year mentoring programme to enable them to make an even greater impact in the years to come.

The Awards are open every year for anyone under the age of 30 working in the construction industry, from across the UK and the Republic of Ireland.

There are 5 Award categories are:

  • Construction Delivery
  • Design, Planning and Architecture 
  • Engineering
  • Project Management
  • Surveying

Contact us now for table booking and sponsorship info for the Awards 2017

For more information on the awards please contact Lucy Bond at or call 07958 755921.


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