This showcases one’s achievement in high school in leadership, marketing, finance, hospitality, or management. The application is available online and is due on January 15, 2015. To be eligible, students must complete any of the following items:
1. Placed top 3 in a state level or higher business competition in the field of marketing, finance, hospitality or management
2. Is a current business club officer
3. Has been a president of a student club or organization for more than a year
4. Has achieved a special accomplishment in the field of business
- Recipients must be a United States citizen or a lawfully admitted permanent resident of the United States.
- Awards are issued for service hours served within a 12-month time period or over the course of a lifetime (March 1, 2014 – March 1, 2015).
- Awards are issued for volunteer service only. Additional levels of participation with the organization (i.e. charitable support) are not a factor considered for the award.
- Court-ordered community service does not qualify for the award.
- Awards are issued by approved Certifying Organizations.
- Service must be with an organization that is legally established in the United States, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico or one of the territories
The type of award received is based upon the number of completed service hours, listed below:
|Hours by Award||Bronze||Silver||Gold|
|Kids (5-10)||26 – 49||50 – 74||75 +|
|Teens (11–15)||50 – 74||75 – 99||100 +|
|Young Adults (16-25)||100 – 174||175 – 249||250 +|
|Adults (26 and older)||100 – 249||250 – 499||500+|
|Families and Groups*||200 – 499||500 – 999||1,000+|
|President’s Lifetime Achievement Award: Individuals who have completed 4,000 or more hours in their lifetime|
If you have any questions, please email us and we will respond as soon as possible.
The application is due on March 1, 2015. Please send your applications in to firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com so that we can verify and send them to Washington D.C. Your volunteer hours must be logged and signed by an adult supervisor. For more detailed information, visit http://www.