Rotary Club of Goleta Noontime Announces
Nomination Window for 2017 Goleta Teen of the Year
The Goleta Teen of the Year Community Service Award Program is no longer accepting nominations for Goleta Teen of the Year for 2017. The deadline for nominations was January 14, 2017. This program, sponsored by the Rotary Club of Goleta Noontime, recognizes male and female teens for their contributions to the Goleta community. Scholarship funds are awarded to all Finalists, plus a donation is given to non-profit charities selected by each Finalist.
To be qualified, candidates must be a junior or senior at Dos Pueblos, San Marcos, Bishop Diego or Laguna Blanca High School (or an accredited home school) with a minimum GPA of 2.75. He/she must live in the zip code areas of 93110, 93111, 93117 or 93118, and must contribute to community, school, youth group, church, service clubs or other non-profit organizations. The candidate must be willing to commit enthusiastically to serving as Goleta’s Teen of the Year through November 2017.
Funds for scholarships are provided by the Goleta Rotary Club’s annual 4th of July Fireworks Festival at Girsh Park as well as donations from local businesses and the Goleta Chamber of Commerce, raffle ticket sales, and booth proceeds from the Goleta Lemon Festival and the Annual Rotary Fireworks Festival.