SYP Awards 2019

The annual SYP Awards recognise and celebrate the amazing work of Members of the Scottish Youth Parliament (MSYPs), and their Support Workers. 

The SYP Award winners were announced at a ceremony, which took place during the weekend of the March 2019 Sitting of the Scottish Youth Parliament. This year's ceremony took place on 16th March at the Eskmills Venue, Musselburgh. 

The winners for the categories for SYP Awards 2019 are as follows (please click on the link for nomination criteria):

MSYP of the Year

Sponsored by the Scottish Government

Winner: Jack Norquoy, Orkney Islands

Special Commendation: Sarah Quinn, Airdrie and Shotts

The Ros Clark Support Worker of the Year

Sponsored by the Local Authority Youth Work Managers Group

Winner: Jade Mooney, Edinburgh City

Special Commendation: Amy Reynolds, Coatbridge 

Achievement of the Year 

Sponsored by Aberdeen Standard Investments

Winner: Alice Ferguson, Linlithgow

The Donald MacLeod Award for Exceptional Team Work 

Sponsored by the Scotrail Alliance

The Glasgow Youth Council MSYPs

Communicator of the Year

Winner: Chloe Whyte, Falkirk East

Local Hero 

Sponsored by Scottish Water

Winner: Neal McCulloch, Galloway and West Dumfries 

One to Watch 

Sponsored by the SQA

Winner: Josh Kennedy, Renfrewshire North and West

Special Commendation: Katie Talent, Uddingston and Bellshill 


A massive thank you to all our 2019 sponsors for supporting the democratically elected voice of Scotland's young people!