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BT Young Pioneer Award

30,000 people die each week in Sub-Saharan Africa from drinking unsafe water, despite billions of pounds having gone into installing...

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South London Raspberry Jam

Digital Skills Award

Set up to provide young people, aged 5-15 years old, with an opportunity to explore coding in a fully inclusive setting for free, South...

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Digital Skills Award

Every year in the UK, TeenTech work with and connect over 5,000 young people with over 2,000 engineers, scientists and people working...

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Arnav Sharma

BT Young Pioneer Award

Asthma can be difficult to diagnose, but can be fatal if left undetected. As a result, many children are over-diagnosed with the disease,...

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Femi Owolade-Coombes

BT Young Pioneer Award

At the age of nine, Femi Owolade-Coombes began to get involved in the world of coding. He joined local Raspberry Pi community events,...

Vitória Maurício

Making 3D printed limbs accessible for all

Young People's Award

Vitória Maurício is an anatomical artist and 3D modeller, who had just finished a Masters degree at Glasgow University when she found...

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Supporting LGTBQ teenagers with a free app

Young People’s Award 2015

Josie Baldwin, Emily Bowes, Katie Griffiths and Alexandra Hill, all aged 14, are the team behind the I’m Okay app. The girls wanted...

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Teaching accessibility and tech, despite losing her sight

Young People’s Award 2015

Beth Deer is 16 years old, and last year she went completely blind. She received a BrightSpark scholarship through youth-led charity...

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Using apps to connect people and places

Young People’s Award

At just 21, Sam Heather has already created over 20 apps, which have been downloaded more than 500,000 times. Currently a student at...

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Turning young tech consumers into tech creators

Digital Skills Award 2015

Apps for Good is a free education programme, working to change tech education forever; to turn young tech consumers into tech creators,...