Through the annual Mayor’s Youth Awards (MYA) event, the City and County of Denver proudly recognizes youth between the ages of 13 – 19 who have overcome difficult situations by making positive changes and exhibiting strength and determination in the face of adversity.
Selection Process: A screening committee will review all nominations submitted. The top 20 candidates, along with their
family members and nominator will be invited to attend a ceremony and be recognized by Mayor Michael B. Hancock
at the Wellington E. Webb Municipal Building in Downtown Denver on Tuesday, April 19, 2016 from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Notification of Selection: Nominators will be notified of the nominee’s status by email.
Nomination Forms: All forms must be signed by both the nominator and nominee, and can be emailed or mailed
to the Office of Children’s Affairs (additional details provided on the form).