Programs held in 2023:

(Must be a Student in America in Grades 2-12 during the 2022-2023 School Year.)

Youth do NOT need to live, work, or go to school in these respective states to participate.
Leaders & Achievers of America is a National Program that holds Regional Events to honor our Youth across America.

Every Invited Leader & Achiever of America that participates in our Regional Programs receives a
Certificate and Award of Excellence as recognition to celebrate their achievements.

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Leaders & Achievers of America Awards
Presented for Each Age Group in each Category

(Ages 7-9, 10-12, 13-15, 16-18)

  • Interview Award
  • School/Community Involvement Award
  • Scholastic Achievement Award
  • Volunteer Award
  • Personal Development Award
  • Achievement Award
  • Leadership Award
  • Application Award
  • Citizenship Award
  • Rising Star Award
  • Community Support Award
  • Congeniality Award – Two awards will be presented: One in age group 7-12 and another in age group 13-18.
  • Ticket Sales Award - Overall most tickets sold
  • Spirit America’s Youth Award - Two awards will be presented: One in age group 7-12 and another in age group 13-18.

Optional Awards & Competitions
Presented for each Age Group in each Category
(Ages 7-9, 10-12, 13-15, 16-18)

  • Talent Award
  • Talent 1st Runner-up
  • Talent 2nd Runner-up
  • Essay
  • Essay 1st Runner-up
  • Essay 2nd Runner-up
  • Speech Award
  • Super Model Award
  • Sports/Casual Wear Award
  • Personal Expression Award
  • Television Commercial
  • State Program Book Sales Award - Overall most ad pages sold
  • Photogenic Award