Skip to main content

Youth Leadership Opportunity - Rotary Youth Leadership Awards Conference

The Rotary Clubs of Dundee Township and Carpentersville are offering a free leadership conference for high school students who reside in Dundee Township. The conference is called RYLA: Rotary Youth Leadership Awards.

Students selected to participate in RYLA will attend an all-expense-paid three-day camp at Edwards Camp and Conference Center in East Troy, Wisconsin. The camp dates are March 9-12, 2017, or April 6-9, 2017. 

Talented young people from communities all around our area participate in this conference every year.  Programs at the conference include outdoor problem solving, team building, ropes courses and featured speakers. The activities at the conference emphasize leadership skills, personal development and citizenship.  The quote heard most often from high school students who attend RYLA is, “It was a life changing experience!”      

The Dundee Township and Carpentersville Rotary Clubs are offering this opportunity to five high school students who reside in Dundee Township.  The Rotary Clubs pay for all expenses. 

Click here to view the RYLA brochure.

This is a great opportunity to build leadership skills and would look good on a resume or college application.  

To apply for RYLA, please click here for the application and return the completed application BY FEBRUARY 22, 2017 to Colleen Thomas at 30 North Western Avenue, Carpentersville, IL 60110 or by e-mail to ColleenThomasLaw@aim.com

Please contact Colleen Thomas at 847.426.7990 for more information.

District Office
Phone: 847-551-8300
Fax: 847-551-8413
Community Unit School District 300

NEW! Central Office Location:
2550 Harnish Drive
Algonquin, IL 60102
Contact Us