The Young Health Champions Award is one of the categories of the Hygeia Awards 2018.

This award recognises outstanding achievement of a Young Health Champion in terms of raising awareness of a health issue amongst their peers and making an impact on their community’s health and wellbeing.

The winners were announced on Thursday 13 September at 28 Portland Place in London.
 

Nomination criteria

  • Achieved the Level 2 Award for Young Health Champions qualification
  • References from tutor and/or assesor verifying that all work was of a consistently high standard, clearly and accurately presented in an original and interesting way
  • Quality of health promotion presentation (relevance to audience and delivery)
  • Supporting other learners
  • Ability to signpost health services 
  • Impact in terms of promoting health and wellbeing to local young people 

Previous winners

2018 winners

The 2018 joint winners of the Young Health Champions Award were Joseph Roberts and Jessica Tunks.
 

Find out more

For more information about the Hygeia Awards and the nomination process, please see our frequently asked questions. Alternatively, please email us.