Nominations for the 2018 Young Heroes Award are now open. Please use the form below to nominate a young person  who has taken action to make a positive change in their school or community.

For more information about this award, please click here.
To review the Terms/Guidelines for submitting a nomination, click here.

  • About the Nominee

  • You may provide the phone # of the nominee's legal guardian.
  • About the Nominator (Must be 13 years of age or older)

    (Note: Please include your summer contact information)
  • Please answer the following questions in paragraph form

  • You will find a pdf with the Terms/Guidelines at the top of this page.
  • The submission deadline has been extended to July 1, 2018. If you would like to provide supplementary materials, please send them via email to Joel Sumner at jsumner@libertymuseum.org.

    Winners will be selected by a panel of Museum staff and TD Bank executives. Incomplete forms will not be considered. The 2018 Awards Ceremony will be held on August 9. All candidates will be notified prior to the ceremony. Nominators are encouraged, but not required, to attend. Questions? Email YHA@libertymuseum.org or call Joel Sumner at 215-925-2800, x106.

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Young Heroes Award

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