The application deadline for Savannah Youth Ambassadors has been extended to April 30, 2017. The Savannah Youth Ambassadors Program fosters youth leadership and civic engagement through City-sponsored training, cultural exploration opportunities, and Make a Difference community impact projects.
To apply online, visit www.savannahga.gov/sya.
PARTICIPANT CRITERIAParticipants will be chosen through a selective application process and must meet the following requirements:Be a Rising 9th – 12th Grader as of Summer 2017Be a City of Savannah Resident Have Access to Reliable TransportationProvide Copy of Most Recent Report CardProvide One Teacher Letter of RecommendationComplete the Application and Upload Supporting Documents by 5:00 P.M. on Sunday, April 30, 2017
SYA SUMMER INSTITUTE SCHEDULESYA Summer Institute is held on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 9 A.M. to 2 P.M. at Armstrong Atlantic State University and various locations throughout the City. The program runs for four weeks, from June 6 to June 29, 2017.
SYA is a no-cost program sponsored by the Department of Community Planning and Development. For more information contact Darlene Jackson or Alicia Scott at 912-651-6520.