The Awards Network 

The Volunteering Action Plan aims to attract more volunteers to the youth work sector and to improve support and development opportunities for youth work volunteers. 

The Awards Network provides a forum for organisations that offer awards across Scotland to the 12 to 25 age group using youth work approaches to:

  • Promote awards opportunities for young people in Scotland to young people and youth workers to encourage participation and improve access
  • Promote information about the content and benefit of awards to prospective employers education establishments, other stakeholders and the wider public
  • Share information, skills and good practice in appropriate areas
  • Conduct any other partnership project or activity which develops or promotes access to individual learning awards in Scotland

There are currently 21 members of this network.