The Pramerica Spirit of Community Awards recognises and rewards students for volunteer work. This is an all-Ireland initiative, in conjunction with the National Association of Principals and Deputy Principals and the General Teaching Council for Northern Ireland and is designed to further ecourage young people and reward them for their efforts.
Applications should be submiited to the school Principal by 24 October, with the school selecting one applicant for each category for the final award by 9 November 2012. For more information download the information sheet.
One of the winners in 2011 was Molly Gilmartin from Victoria College in Belfast - find out a bit more about her experiences below: