Application deadline is Wednesday, September 16, 2020
The DeKalb County Youth Commission is a leadership program which is designed to provide DeKalb youth with opportunities to learn about County government and to have a voice in their communities. Students learn how County government operates and participate in civic and community activities. This program has been operational in DeKalb for twelve years.
The DeKalb Youth Commission program is designed for tenth through twelfth grade students. The program is held annually from September to April. Selection for the program includes a competitive process that requires students to submit a completed application along with an essay and a referral from a community member, school administrator, teacher, counselor or civic leader.
This program is open to DeKalb County residents who attend high school in DeKalb County. There are currently eighteen (18) vacancies on the DeKalb County Youth Commission and the application deadline is Wednesday, September 16, 2020.
To view the application, click here.