The awards ceremony for Voices 2020

Tuesday, 30 June 2020

Coram will host the awards ceremony for Voices 2020, The annual creative writing competition for children in care and care leavers, will be held online this year.The host, Peter Capaldi, announced this in social media last Friday.

This year they received over 300 entries on the theme of Dreams, and they also introduced a special category for all children in care and care leavers; Experiences of COVID-19.

The Special Category; Experiences of COVID-19, is open until Friday 3rd July! Click here to learn more.

To join in virtually attending the Voices 2020 Online Awards. You can expect to see Peter Capaldi hosting, the judges announcing this year’s commended and winning entrants, and maybe even some surprise special performances!

How to get involved

The awards event will be uploaded as a video on Coram Voice’s YouTube Channel at 5:00pm on Wednesday 15th July as a premiere. As a viewer, all you have to do is tune in when the video starts - you can even set a reminder to be notified when it does. There will be a two-minute countdown before the video starts.


You don’t need an account to join in watching the awards ceremony, but you can always log in to YouTube with your Gmail account to join the conversation in the live comments section, where you will be able to chat with other viewers. If you have got a YouTube account, please remember to subscribe to Coram Voice’s YouTube Channel to receive notifications when they publish new content.