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The prestigious Young Builder of the Year Awards champions and celebrates young people’s achievements. The next awards ceremony is 19th October 2022 in the Terrace Pavilion at the House of Commons.

Young Builder of the Year Awards

Nominations for the Young Builder of the Year Awards 2022 are now closed.

Patrons’ Event

The 2022 Patrons’ Event held in the River Room, House of Lords, was a great success. Let us know if you’re interested in the 2023 event.

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Building Pathways event

Harnessing industry best practice. Next event 16 November at London Build Expo 2022. Contact us now to book your place.

Building Pathways

Youthbuild UK

For more than 20 years we have championed the cause of disadvantaged young people by working with employers and organisations in the construction industry to share best practice and to celebrate young people’s success through our prestigious annual awards

Celebrating achievement

Zinnia’s story
The road to success

Zinnia was the winner of the 2018 YBUK Young Builder of the Year Awards. She had a difficult journey, but with the right help and guidance she acquired the skills to succeed in her chosen trade. Discover Zinnia’s remarkable story.

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Who we are

What do we stand for and what drives us?

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Find career opportunities in construction.

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Young Builder of the Year Awards 2019

Our Supporters

We couldn’t do our work without the support of our sponsors and patrons.

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Latest insights

Young Builder of the Year Awards nomination period extended to 15 August

More time allowed for nominations following an IT glitch.

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NASC become the latest YBUK Young Builder of the Year Awards sponsor

NASC join the Young Builder of the Year sponsors to promote the achievements of young scaffolders.

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Interested in supporting Youthbuild UK?

Discover more about supporting Youthbuild UK and how you can help disadvantaged young people succeed.

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