The online nomination form for our 2020 Georgia Youth Leadership Awards is open now through November 24th, 2019. Any current 21st Century Leaders student is eligible for nomination. The annual Georgia Youth Leadership Awards recognize the leadership initiatives of 21CL students who are making a positive impact on their schools or communities. The 21 winners
21CL Alum Sydnie Cobb is a graduate of DeKalb Early College Academy (2018) and currently a student at Harvard University with a concentration in social studies - this summer, she is interning for Georgia Congressman David Scott! Even at a young age, Sydnie has won several leadership awards including 21CL's Georgia Youth Leadership Award (GYLA)
Alumna Tessa Szalkowski is our first spotlight for May! A graduate of Henry.W.Grady High School (2016) and currently a junior at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She is a chemistry major with a minor in marine science and currently works in a laboratory that studies air chemistry in the Galápagos Islands. Tessa says
Top 21 High School Students Selected for Outstanding Leadership FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (January 24, 2019) Atlanta, GA – 21st Century Leaders, a Georgia-based non-profit youth leadership and talent development program, announces the top 21 youth leaders selected for its annual Georgia Youth Leadership Awards, presented by Turner, to be held on Saturday, March 2,
Sara Dada is our first Alumni Spotlight for the month of November! She is currently a Fulbright Scholar at Royal Veterinary College and London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. Sara shares about her leadership journey and the skills acquired from 21st Century Leaders such as the value of developing a personal brand and more...
Current 21CL high school students are eligible to be nominated for the annual Georgia Youth Leadership Awards.