Hope of America Awards
presented by the
Kiwanis Club of Big Bear Valley
The Hope of America award recognizes and encourages students who have demonstrated academic accomplishments, leadership and good character.
These students should be potential leaders who have sustained the democratic way of life and exhibited outstanding citizenship traits.
Criteria for selection includes:
- Capacity for leadership (self-discipline)
- Ethical and moral character
- Academic competency (general studies)
Selection will not only be made on the basis of high I.Q. or academic achievement, but also on demonstrated leadership and character combined with consistent devotion to the acquisition of learning skills.
The goal is to challenge youths to excel in school and to dedicate themselves to strengthening their character and leadership skills.
This event is free to the public!