Find out how young people aged 16-18 or from senior cycle of school can apply to be part of our second year of awards for their  parish and community activities.


The Pope John Paul II awards are entering their second year in K&L. To date over 100 young people have completed the awards in the diocese and they will be presented with their medals and certificates on 28th January 2011.

If you would like to sign up for the second cohort of the awards please click to download an application form and return it to the address below by 30th November.

The Pope John Paul II Committee
Faith Development Services
Cathedral Parish Centre
College Street

Through the award young people from various schools and parishes are enabled to play an active part in the life of their parish and local community. Participants’ chose which level of the award to sign up for, gold, silver or bronze, and once enrolled they decide what activities they would like to volunteer for. There are two aspects to their work, parish involvement and social awareness.

A list of activities for both aspects can be found at

Application Form and Records Cards

Application form

Papal Cross Record Card

Gold Award Record Card

Silver Award Record Card

Bronze Award Record Card