Citi Youth Leadership Awards
The Helpline Center is pleased to be accepting applications for the Citi Youth Leadership Awards, a scholarship program for Sioux Empire area seniors involved in community service. Citi, the sponsor of the scholarships, will award three $1,000 scholarships in 2020.
The requirements for applicants are:
• students need to be a senior at a Sioux Empire high school during the 2019-2020 academic year
• students need to have contributed at least 100 hours of service within the past 12 months
Eligible service may include: service with community/religious organizations; service through school/community based service-learning projects or individual efforts to help others and/or improve the community. This service cannot include fundraising, lobbying, or paid/stipend service.
Students seeking an award are asked to fill out a nomination form and write an essay on their volunteer service. A panel of judges evaluates the nominee essays. The winners are notified by the Helpline Center and the awards are presented to the students on Tuesday, May 12, 2020 at the Spirit of Volunteerism Awards Luncheon.
For more information contact Susie Ryks at (605) 274-1407 or firstname.lastname@example.org