The city of Phoenix Youth and Education Office is now accepting applications for the 2019 Outstanding Young Man/Young Woman (OYMYW) of the Year awards.

This awards program is open to any students currently enrolled in high school in Phoenix or live within Phoenix city limits.

Students interested in applying will need to write an essay, submit a recommendation letter and proof of legal residence in the United States. Finalists will be interviewed by members of the community. District award winners will be invited to a luncheon sponsored by Rotary 100 where the citywide award winners will be announced.

Eligible students can apply through the online application form located at before 5 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28.



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