Fountain Youth Council

Fountain Youth Council

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The Fountain Youth Council was established in 2020 to connect, engage, and empower Fountain's diverse youth population through government and civic participation. 

This Youth Council provides a great opportunity for Fountain youth to serve in helping to strengthen and support the community by promoting active engagement in local municipal matters. Youth Council members gain valuable leadership experience and enjoy fun social involvement, all while helping to make their community a better place to live.

- City of Fountain resident
- Engage with peers, diverse groups, and government legislation
- 14-18 years of age; a public, private, homeschooled
-Be prepared to fill a one-year term
-Meet once a month
- Participate in trainings, conferences and various discussions

- Two, $1,000 Youth Leadership Scholarships will be awarded annually
- Must be graduating with at least a 3.0 GPA
- Must attend 75% of Fountain Youth Council (FYC) meetings; and participate in 75% of FYC events and activities
- Scholarships awarded by the City Counci prior to the end of the school year

For more information, please contact Councilmember Dr. Detra Duncan at [email protected], or (719) 232-7009.

To apply, click the link below and email the completed application to [email protected].
DEADLINE for applications is November 15th, 2023.

Apply Here!

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