County taking nominations for Youth Meritorious Awards

The Washington County Board of County Commissioners welcomes the community to participate in recognizing outstanding young individuals through the Youth Meritorious Award.

This prestigious award acknowledges exceptional achievements in scholastics, leadership, community service, and other positive contributions.

The nomination period is now open, and school staff, coaches, scout leaders, and other positions in youth organizations are encouraged to submit deserving candidates who have demonstrated excellence in various fields.

The Youth Meritorious Award is an opportunity to celebrate and encourage the bright and talented youth who make a significant impact on our community.

Nomination Details and Guidelines:

Nominees must be in middle or high school

They may attend public, private, or homeschool

Winners are chosen based on the following criteria:

—Scholastic achievement
—Leadership qualities
—Community service
—Other positive characteristics and contributions.

Nominations from schools or other youth organizations may be submitted on the website: