Local & National Awards

Local Awards

One student from each school will be named the top outstanding “Young Achiever” from their school during the 2019-2020 school year and receive:

  • Press releases for media recognition will be sent to individual school district offices.
  • “Gold Medallion” inscribed with the Young Achievers logo
  • Young Achievers Certificate
  • Young Achievers T-shirt

National Awards

National awards are presented each year by the International Leadership Network.  Announcements of national winners will take place before the end of the 2019-2020 school year.

  • National Middle School Young Achiever of the Year & $100 Check
  • National Elementary School Young Achiever of the Year & $100 Check

Recent National Winners…

In 2013, Lauren Bolt from Tates Creek Middle School was the national winner for “Middle School Young Achiever of the Year.”

In 2014, Graham Wilson from Athens-Chilesburg Elementary was the national winner for “Elementary School Young Achiever of the Year.”

In 2017, Nathan Feese from Morton Middle was the national winner for “Middle School Young Achiever of the Year.”