The Governor’s Council on Disability announces its annual Youth Leadership Award. The award is to recognize an outstanding Missouri youth (age 16-26) with a disability that has demonstrated exemplary leadership by making a difference in their community.

A youth with disability shall meet one or more of these criteria for the award: be engaged in activities that improve the quality of life of people with disabilities in Missouri or demonstrate social activism that improves their community in Missouri.

To nominate a youth for the Youth Leadership Award, please complete and submit the nomination form no later than January 31, 2017.

4th Annual Youth Leadership Award Information/Nomination Form
4th Annual Youth Leadership Award Information/Nomination Form (Fillable Word)

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