Young people aged up to 25 submitted their essays of up to 500 words on the subject: The Role of Young People in Building Peace.
A copy of the book containing the winning entries is available for free download here.
There were 3 winners from each of two categories
Age under 17
All from Eden Girl’s School in Coventry
They each received a winner’s certificate and a financial reward.
The judges were Professor Mike Hardy CMG OBE FRSA, Dr. Jessica Ayesha Northey and Dr Sariya Cheruvallil-Contractor, all from the Centre for Trust, Peace and Social Relations at Coventry University as well as Dr Ayesha Shahid from Coventry Law School.
The event was made possible by a grant from Coventry Peace Festival.
Here is a video of the Award Ceremony: