Celebrating our successful

Pacific youth




Our 2015 Prime Minister's Pacific Youth Awards entries are open.

Click here to see the prizes you could win.

Monday 16th November 9am-All Entries Close.

Tuesday 8th December-Awards Ceremony for winners at Parliament in Wellington

Here's a snapshot of 2014 to inspire you.


Pictured aboved are the Black Bulb Company, winners of the Westpac and Pacific Business Trust Business & Enterprise Award in 2014.

They are pictured with our 'Success Va'a' and ambassador, Oscar Kightley.

Check out our follow up stories on these winners in the Past Winners section.

Pictured below, Prime Minister Rt. Hon. John Key writes on our 'Success Va'a'.


2014 #pacificstars Winners:


Last year's outstanding winners were announced at the awards ceremony at Parliament on 9th December 2014:

* Ako Aotearoa and Youthline Learning and Teaching Award: Lauraina Funaki, Auckland

* Westpac and Pacific Business Trust Award Business and Enterprise: Black Bulb Company, Auckland

* Creative NZ Award Arts and Creativity: Thomas Fonua, Auckland

* NZIS Award Sport and Fitness: Paxton Maligi, Auckland

* MPIA Award Leadership and Inspiration: Sione Manuolevao, NZ Defence Force