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Wanted: Rising Stars of the Construction Industry

Posted: 3rd September 2013

Construction Youth Trust, with the support of its Patron, HRH The Duke of Gloucester, is delighted to announce applications are now open for The Duke of Gloucester’s Young Achievers Scheme 2014.

Now in its third year, The Duke of Gloucester's Young Achievers Scheme is an opportunity for exceptional young professionals to be commended and celebrated for their achievements.

The judges, a prestigious panel of experts, will be particularly looking for young people who have not only achieved excellence in their careers so far but may have had to overcome challenges to get there. They will also look for individuals who have gone the extra mile to promote construction as a career or helped others in the wider community.

Do you know anyone who could be this year’s winner? We need your help to spread the word, this could be a great opportunity to celebrate the rising stars within your company.

The Categories:
1. Construction Delivery - new category for 2014
2. Design
3. Engineering
4. Project Management
5. Surveying
6. Overall winner (individual chosen from the winners of the other 5 categories)

Winners will be presented at an awards dinner in London in Spring 2014 and will receive a cash prize as well as a unique package of mentoring and development opportunities through the Trust to enable them to make an even greater impact in their future careers. There will be an additional cash prize for the overall winner.

Each of the categories is open to anyone under the age of 30 (on 30th January 2014) who is working in the construction industry.

For more details and to apply online please visit