Youth Awards Program

The Chesterfield County Department of Youth and Family Services is seeking youth and adult nominations for the 2019 Outstanding Youth Awards. Please note that nomination submission is currently closed.


The criteria for nominations is as follows:

  • All nominees must be Chesterfield county residents.
  • Youth nominees must be 12 to 18 years old, and must have demonstrated:
    • Community or School Service
    • Compassion
    • Courage
    • Leadership
  • Adults must be 18 or older and must have contributed positively to youth development in the county through their:
    • Fortitude
    • Service
    • Mentorship

Outstanding Youth Awards Ceremony

Nominees were recognized at the 36th Annual Outstanding Youth Awards Ceremony on Thursday March 21, at 7 p.m. at the Career and Technical Center at Hull. The event is sponsored by the Youth Services Citizen Board and the Midlothian-Chesterfield Kiwanis Club.

Additional Information

For additional information call 804-796-7100 or email Ellen Costlow

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