2024 Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes


2024 Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes

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Call for Young Heroes: Apply for the 2024 Barron Prize!

Applicants can now access the 2024 online application and begin compiling their materials. Applications are due April 15, with winners announced in late September.

The Barron Prize annually honors 25 outstanding young leaders ages 8 to 18 who have made a significant positive difference to people and the environment. Fifteen top winners each receive $10,000 to support their service work or higher education. Encourage the young heroes you know to apply online by April 15th!

Young people are invited to apply by completing an online application. It includes an essay and three letters of recommendation, which references submit through our online platform. Many applicants also include supplemental materials such as links to their websites and social media pages.

Apply here!