Prudential Spirit of Community Awards
|Program:||Prudential Spirit of Community Awards|
|Eligibility:||Any young person who:
is in grades 5-12 as of November 5,
is a legal resident of any U.S. state or Washington, D.C.,
has engaged in a volunteer activity that occurred at least partly during the 12 months prior to the date of application, and
submits a completed application to a school principal or the head of an officially designated local organization by November 5.
The Prudential Spirit Of Community Awards Program Is The United States' Largest Youth Recognition Program Based Exclusively On Volunteer Community Service. The Program Was Created In 1995 By Prudential In Partnership With The National Association Of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) To Honor Middle Level And High School Students For Outstanding Service To Others At The Local, State, And National Level.
The Program's Goals Are To Applaud Young People Who Already Are Making A Positive Difference In Their Towns And Neighborhoods, And To Inspire Others To Think About How They Might Contribute To Their Communities. Over The Past 18 Years, More Than 345,000 Young Americans Have Participated In The Program, And More Than 100,000 Of Them Have Been Officially Recognized For Their Volunteer Efforts.
|What are program's key dates?
November 5, 2013
Student application deadline.
November 12, 2013
Deadline for schools and officially designated local organizations to select and certify local Honorees for state-level judging.
For questions about the application process:
International Scholarship and Tuition Services
200 Crutchfield Avenue
Nashville, TN 37210
Phone: 1-877-525-8491 (toll free)
For other questions:
Prudential Financial, Inc.
751 Broad Street, 16th Floor
Newark, NJ 07102
National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP)
1904 Association Drive
Reston, VA 20191