The City of Iowa City Human Rights Commission is seeking nominations for its 13th Annual Youth Awards to recognize the contributions of young people who have promoted and/or contributed to human rights causes locally or globally. Nominations will be considered for work that has taken place since June 2015.

Nomination forms are available at The deadline to submit nominations is Friday, April 22 at 4:30 p.m. Nominations may be e-mailed to, faxed to 319-887-6213, or dropped off or mailed to: City Hall, Attn: Human Rights Commission, 410 E. Washington Street, Iowa City, IA 52240-1826.

The Youth Awards Program will be held at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, May 10 at the Englert Theatre, 221 E. Washington Street. Award recipients will be recognized with a Certificate of Appreciation signed by the Mayor and the Chair of the Human Rights Commission.

For more information, call the City of Iowa City Human Rights Office at 319-356-5022.

Date of publication

Tuesday, February 23, 2016