Awards


NYLC and its partners present a number of awards honoring youth and adults for their commitment to education, service, community, and service-learning. Award nominations are now closed. Join us on Monday, March 12th to congratulate this year’s award winners!

Congratulate this year’s award winners!

Service-Learning Practitioner Leadership Award

The Service-Learning Practitioner Leadership Award recognizes those who have equipped young people to lead and serve, both through their direct work with youth and by nurturing other practitioners. Nominations are accepted from the general public, and a committee of leaders from the service-learning field will select the winners.

Youth Leadership For Service-Learning Excellence Award

The Youth Leadership for Service-Learning Excellence Award recognizes service-learning programs and projects that demonstrate outstanding youth leadership. This award focuses on projects that show a high level of youth initiative in all areas including identifying an authentic need, planning the service, and putting that plan into action. Teams of young people participating in service-learning projects can apply.