Youth Programmes


Information on youth programmes and competitions

Youth Competitions

Hundreds of youngsters in our District take part every year in our youth competitions which in most cases start at club level and go on to a District final. Many go on from there to regional heats followed by a national final. The majority are categorised into junior, intermediate and advanced age groups.

Primary Schools Quiz

One of our most popular events, pupils, teachers and Rotarians always enjoy this competition, initially organised by clubs for schools within their area, with the winners prograssing to the District final

RIBI Young Musician

Music is an international language and we encourage talented young people by providing this opportunity to demonstrate their musical skills. Clubs organise the initial competition within their area and the winner can progress through district and regional finals to the national final.

Details and rules for the local competitions can be found in the link on the right.

RIBI Young Photographer

Photography is a talent and an ever popular art form.  Entrants submit three photographs on a theme in black and white or colour, along with a description of the inspiration for their photographs. (info pack)

RIBI Young Writer

A flair for creative writing is a special gift and this competition promotes and encourages the work of young people who show talent. The winning writers are subsequently published in Rotary magazines. (info pack)

RIBI Technology Tournament

Teams of students interested in engineering and science compete in a one day event to devise and build a solution to an unseen technical task. Solutions are tested and judged against competing teams.

RIBI Young Chef

Cooking amongst young people is a valuable life skill. Sponsored by Filippo Berio, contestants prepare and present a three course meal within a pre-set budget and time limit, which is judged by an expert panel. (info pack)

RIBI Youth Speaks

We encourage speaking and presentation skills in young people and this competition showcases superb quality speakers. (info pack)

RIBI Young Citizen Awards

These annual national awards showcase the citizenship and responsibilities demonstrated by people under the age of 25. Winners receive a cash prize of £500 at our annual conference where the awards are presented live on the BBC News Channel. (info pack)


RYLA and Challenge Enterprise

RYLA's (Rotary Youth Leadership Awards) aim is to encourage the development of teamwork and leadership skills in young people who have the potential to be future community, professional and business leaders, on a week-long residential and outward-bound course.

Challenge Enterprise focusses on problem-solving and business leadership skills on a weekend residential course with various tasks and talks by influential Scottish business leaders.

Youth Programmes pages:

Primary Schools Quiz

Arrangements for the Primary School Quiz 2018 - 2019

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Young Musician Competition 2018-19

Young Musician Competition 2018-19

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Young Writer Competition 2018-19

Information on the Rotary Young Writer competition

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Challenge Enterprise 2018

Challenge Enterprise 2018

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Young Chef 2018-19

Information on this year's Young Chef competition

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Young Golfer 2018

Information on the 2018 Young Golfer competition

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Young Musician District Final 2018

Young Musician Competition 2017-18

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Georgia (USA) Rotary Student Program

What is the Georgia Rotary Student Program

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Young Artist Competition 2018

Young Artist Competition 2018

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RYLA

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Young Technologist

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Young Photographer Competition 2017-18

Information on the Young Photographer Competition

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Young Citizen Awards 2018

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Challenge Enterprise 2017

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Emma takes Rotary Young Chef 2016 Title

Emma Grant, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Cumbernauld, takes the Rotary in Great Britain and Ireland Young Chef title.

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Interact and Rotakids

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Rotary D1020 Youth Cultural Youth Camp

District 1020 is looking for Rotarian families to provide Bed and Breakfast for 12 young people who want to come here and experience ourcultural way of life.

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Youth Exchange

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