1. The Excellence in Education Foundation for the Prince George’s County Public Schools is awarding 50 scholarships: The links to learn more about these opportunities are here:
1. Chief Executive Officer’s Scholarship
2. Leadership Scholarship
3. Community Service Scholarship
View process to award the scholarships here.
2. The second opportunity is through the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Federal Emergency Management Agency(FEMA). They are seeking applicants for its Youth Preparedness Council. This Council is a unique opportunity for youth leaders to serve on a highly distinguished national council and participate in the Youth Preparedness Council Summit.
Any individual between the ages of 12 and 17 who is engaged in individual and community preparedness or who has experienced a disaster that has motivated him or her to make a positive difference in his or her community, may apply to serve on the Youth Preparedness Council. Individual who applied last year are highly encouraged to apply again.
For more information about the Youth Preparedness Council and to access the application materials, please visit