The Human Rights Youth Awards recognize activities performed by local youth that promote and/or contribute to Human Rights in the Iowa City area. The awards are not a competition, but recognition. 

Nominations will be considered for work that has taken place since June 2018. Fill out the Youth Award nomination form here

All nominations must be received by 5 p.m. on Thursday, April 18, 2019. Nominations received after the deadline will be considered for the 2020 Youth Awards. 

Recipients will be recognized during The Youth Awards Program at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 8, at the Englert Theatre, 221 E. Washington St. Iowa City Mayor Jim Throgmorton will deliver brief remarks, and recipients will be presented with a certificate of appreciation. 

For more information, contact Equity Director Stefanie Bowers at 319-356-5022 or email stefanie-bowers@iowa-city.org.  

Recipients

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