Mayor's Youth Awards


2015 Mayor's Youth Award Nominations are now open! 

The Mayor’s Youth Award honors teenagers between the ages of 13 and 19 who have overcome adversity to achieve success. The award seeks to recognize and support young people who have made positive changes and exhibited strength and determination when faced with challenges..

Award recipients are determined through a nomination and selection process to recognize 30 young people at a ceremony with the Mayor in the spring of each year.  

The nominees must live in the City and County of Denver to be eligible to receive the award. 

Download the 2015 Outreach letter here: 2015 Outreach Letter

Download the 2015 Nomination Form here: 2015 Nomination Form

Nominations must be received by Wednesday December 17th, 2014. The selection committee will meet in January. Nominees and Nominators will be notified of the status of their nominations by February 20th, 2015. The award ceremony will be held in April 2015. 

All nominations must be signed by the nominee to be considered. 

Please email or call Susan Wells for information or questions. 

Susan Wells


Staff Contact Information

Susan Wells
Office Coordinator/Staff Assistant
720 913-0904