Distinguished Youth Award

Promoting and Recognizing Achievement, Initiative and Service in
Suffolk County's Youth (Ages 13-18)

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  • Volunteer Service - Volunteer your time and talents for the benefit of others in your community.
  • Personal Development - Assess your skills and qualities then set goals for personal improvement.
  • Exploration - Visit 15 Suffolk County parks to enhance your knowledge of the beauty and diversity of Suffolk County’s natural world.
  • Physical Fitness - Increase your level of physical activity, to promote a healthy and active lifestyle.

PARTICIPANTS IN THE PROGRAM EARN THE SUFFOLK COUNTY LEGISLATURE’S DISTINGUISHED YOUTH AWARD MEDAL BASED ON THREE TIERS OF RECOGNITION: GOLD, SILVER AND BRONZE.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE IS JUNE 30TH

Distinguished Youth Award Downloads

DYA Flyer (PDF)

DYA Program Description (PDF)

DYA Record Book (PDF)

DYA Registration/Waiver Form (PDF)