Alongside household names such as Microsoft, Channel 4, Barnardos and the British Council, 9:10 Publishing are proud to be announced as one of the sponsors for this year’s Black Youth Achievement (BYA) awards.
Now in its 5th year, BYA have to date celebrated the personal accomplishments of over 200 under-25 year olds and have shared this success with over 100,000 people worldwide through the event, emails, social media and word of mouth. The BYA Awards serve as a platform of excellence to highlight the many achievements made by young people in our community that are typically overlooked.
9:10 Publishing will be sponsoring the Literary Arts award, which is awarded for the creative contributions that young authors, bloggers or journalists make, bringing the youth voice to life in the UK. The finalists in this category are: Migs Allen, Charley Breaker and Devon Toppin. We wish them every success on the night and look forward to presenting the award to whomever the worthy winner may be.
This year’s event will be taking place at on Sunday 23rd November at Walthamstow Assembly Halls. Tickets for the awards ceremony only, are still available. Visit the Black Youth Achievement website for more details.