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Nominations for the 2023 Young Builder of the Year Awards are now closed. Finalists will be announced in September and the awards announced on 18 October


2022 Young Builder of the Year Awards

Reiss Doherty Winner 19 – 25 Year old category

2022 Young Builder of the Year Awards

Kye Belmont Winner 18 – 24 year old category

Patrons’ Event

The 2023 Patrons’ Event held in the River Room, House of Lords, was a great success. Let us know if you’re interested in the 2024 event.

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Building Pathways event

Harnessing industry best practice. Next event June 15 2023. 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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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

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

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Latest insights

Young Builder of the Awards Judging Panel announced

Alasdair Reisner to lead Young Builder of the Year Judging Panel

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Shenaaz Chenia joins Youthbuild UK Board of Trustees

Youthbuild UK welcomes Shenaaz Chenia as a trustee.

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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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