Deborah P. Altman Outstanding Youth Volunteer Award Qualifications

Key Dates for 2021 Award:

  • Monday, March 14: Complete applications must be submitted to
  • Friday, April 15: Winner is notified via email
  • Monday, May 2: Award presentation

Qualifications for Applying:

  • Any student who resides in Lancaster County who has reached the age of 16, but is not older than 19, by January 31, 2022
  • Has done his/her volunteer work in Lancaster County
  • Is not the son or daughter of a Junior League member
  • Has at least a “C” average this year and the previous academic year

How Applications are Evaluated:

  • Quality volunteer work (as determined by the Grants Committee)
  • Documented volunteer work
  • Reference from the adult associated with student’s volunteer work
  • Documented scholastic record
  • Properly completed application packet

Application packets, which are available here, are to be distributed through the Guidance Counselor’s office. These forms may be copied. Questions may be directed to The Junior League of Lancaster at

Congratulations & thank you for your commitment to volunteerism!