Volunteer Scholars congratulates 6 members who took advantage of the priority submission (March 1- June 1) and completed their 2023-2024 American Citizenship Awards! ACA recipients included Alexander K. (Coral Gables, FL); Aryaveer S. (Englewood, CO); Denaier M. (Hollis, NY); Ella B. (Jackson, MS); Ilana G. (Newport Coast, CA) and Shannon A. (Dulles, VA). These students all completed more than 15 hours of citizenship service or citizenship education. Their activities included taking a course on Army values, serving as a page in a governor’s office, touring the US Capitol and Supreme Court, participating in mock trial, placing wreaths on veterans’ graves, and more. Members are invited to consider the American Citizenship Award this summer when there are many election year opportunities related to voter registration, work at polling places, and Fourth of July events. Read more about the requirements of the ACA award HERE.