Young apprentice of the year

This award category is open for young people aged between 16 and 22 years of age who have excelled in their apprentice role. This years award is sponsored by CDS.


Tell us how they have built up knowledge and skills and used these to progress, and how they have shone in the workplace.

This could include how they worked as part of a team and as an individual, or how they have pushed themselves to gain the qualifications needed to be ready for work.

Thank you for your nominations

The deadline for submitting nominations has now passed. Thank to you everyone who has taken the time to put someone forward. The judging is now underway and the winners will be announced at a special awards ceremony on 29th June.

Last year's winner: Lufuidy Paxi

This year's winner Lufuidy paxi

Lufuidy, 19, is a business administration apprentice with the British Footwear Association and is an apprentice ambassador, giving talks to schools about the benefits of apprenticeships.

2014 winner

  • Katherine Vass

Could you be a future winner?

Find out about education, work and training opportunities for over-16s, including apprenticeships.​