The Prudential Emerging Visionaries is the United States’ largest youth recognition program based exclusively on volunteer community service. Formally known as the Prudential Spirit Awards, which was created in 1995, the program awards outstanding middle and high school student volunteers. There are multiple awards levels and categories a the local, state and national level. The Prudential Spirit of Community program recognizes young people who’ve made a difference and inspire others with their actions. The program is open to countries where Prudential has presence, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Ireland, India, China and Brazil.
Who is eligible to apply for the Prudential Sprit of Community Awards?
- be in grades 5-12 as of November 5
- be a legal resident of any U.S. state or Washington, D.C.
- have engaged in a volunteer activity that occurred during the 12 months prior to the date of the application
What are the awards worth?
If selected, you may qualify to receive “up to $15,000 — plus an all-expenses-paid trip in April 2022 with your parent or guardian to Prudential headquarters in Newark, NJ,* along with coaching and skills development to help take your solution to the next level.”
When is the application due?
The completed application is due November 4, 2021
Best of luck to all the inspirational volunteers who apply!