Ministry of Education, Youth Affairs and Sports
Department of Youth Affairs and Sports
Youth, Youth Affairs
Release Date:
Friday, 3 February 2017 - 11:03am

Youth between the ages of 15 to 29, residing in the first and seventh district, are encouraged to submit entries for the 2017 Gen-Y Factor Competition: District Battle Edition.

The deadline to submit entries has been extended to Friday, February 10.

The registration form can be accessed online at username ‘DYAS BVI’ on Facebook; the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports’ page on the Government of the Virgin Islands’ website, bvi@gov.vg; or by copying and pasting the following link: http://www.bvi.gov.vg/sites/default/files/resources/2017_gen_y_factoronline_form.pdf.

Auditions will be on February 20 to March 3. Registrants are required to sing acapella in front of a panel of judges. The top two performers from each district will advance to the semi-finals.

For more information about the competition, persons can contact the Department of Youth Affairs and Sports at 468-4949.


Bria Smith

Information Officer II
Department of Information and Public Relations (GIS)
Telephone: 468-2747
Email: BriaSmith@gov.vg