Youth Achievement Awards

2021 Youth Achievement Awards

The Centennial Youth Achievement Awards

The Centennial Youth Achievement Awards honor and recognize exemplary young leaders who have made significant contributions to Centennial through service and outstanding leadership in school, community and the workplace. Scholarships will be awarded to be applied toward college tuition, fees and course enrollment.

Please note: The 2021 Centennial Youth Achievement Awards are now closed.

The City anticipates 2022 Centennial Youth Achievement Awards information to be available in early spring 2022. 


Submissions must include:

  • Completed application
  • Completed short essay responses
  • One letter of recommendation from an adult who can speak to your character, community involvement and leadership skills. This adult must be unrelated to you and must also be one of the following: teacher, counselor or school administrator; advisor; coach; employer; or community leader


If you have questions or are seeking additional information around the Centennial Youth Achievement Awards, please connect with Centennial Youth Commission at