A number of young people will be honoured during a special ceremony which will take place on Tuesday in Belize City. The national youth awards will be handed out to deserving young people.

Arlette Gomez - Public Relations Officer, Ministry of Education and Youth
“It’s an award that is done annually with Youth for the Future and the Ministry of Education and Youth and we’re incorporating it into the Young Patriots award. We will be giving out awards in 15 categories and this is going to be held tomorrow at the Bliss at 9 o’clock. We are giving out the award; the I am Belize citizenship award will be issued by district; we solicited nomination from each district for the I am Belize citizenship award and we will be issuing that award tomorrow. There is the Youth Minister’s award, youth in sports, youth in media, youth in sports and culture among others that will be issued tomorrow.”