Ministry of Education, Youth Affairs and Sports
Department of Youth Affairs and Sports
Release Date:
Monday, 30 January 2017 - 11:06am

Youth in the Territory between 15 and 29 years of age are reminded that Tuesday, January 31 is the deadline to submit entries for the 2017 Gen-Y Factor Competition: District Battle Edition.

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 registrants 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