Nominate your Sheffield Star Superkids 2016

Do you know a child that is truly inspirational?

Wednesday, 12th October 2016, 1:24 pm
Updated Tuesday, 25th October 2016, 5:26 pm
The Star's Sheffield Superkids Awards 2015 held at Magna Science Adventure Centre in Rotherham. A performance by Razzamataz Theatre School.

Have they overcome the most troublesome of times, battling an illness or tragedy? Perhaps they have gone above and beyond for a worthy cause or charity.

Then this is your opportunity to show them how wonderful they truly are. The Star is looking for nominations for its annual Superkids Awards, with associate sponsor Outwood Academy City - and we want to hear from you all about South Yorkshire’s most amazing kids and teens.

There are ten categories as follows:-

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Educational Progress - We want to know about anyone aged 18 or under who has achieved greatness academically or who has turned their grades around tremendously.

Inspirational Young Person, sponsored by Handsworth Christian School - Do you know someone under the age of 18 who has done something inspirational? It could be at school, at home, while volunteering or playing sport.

Carer of the Year, sponsored by Sheffield Clinical Commissioning Group - Is there a young carer you know who goes the extra mile for a loved one?

Triumph over adversity, sponsored by Unravel - Is there someone you know who has overcome the most troublesome of times? Have they overcome an illness or tragedy and you want them to know just how strong you think they are?

The Family Award, sponsored by Mayfield Alpacas - Is there a young person you know who goes the extra mile for a family member or a loved one?

Sports Award - Does your child or someone’s you know attend a sports club and has achieved fantastic success there?

Fundraising Award - Tell us about any children you know who have gone over and above to fund raise for charity.

Music & Performing Arts, sponsored by A Mind Apart Theatre Company - Do you know a youngster who has excelled in the world of music or performing arts? Are they the next star of the future and you want to shout about them?

Bravery Award, sponsored by Taylor & Emmet - Has a child you know showed tremendous bravery of late and you think they deserve recognition for it? Have they overcome an obstacle with great courage?

Special Award - Is there a special someone you want to say a big thank you to? Have they stared in the face of adversity or over achieved? Do you want them to be recognised for this?

This year’s awards will take place at Outwood Academy City on Tuesday, December 6, from 6pm to 9.30pm. Programme sponsored by Razzamataz. Deadline for nominations is November 11. Visit