RYLA (Rotary Youth Leadership Awards) is a life-changing leadership training program for youth where leadership skills and principles are taught in an atmosphere of trust and respect.  The purpose of RYLA is to assist potential youth leaders in methods of responsible and effective leadership.  A subtext of the RYLA program is the development of confidence and self-esteem.

Rotary Club of Dubuque sponsors approx. 15 students/year to participate in this 6-day leadership conference. RYLA is for high school sophomores and juniors.

For more information or to apply, visit http://www.iowaryla.org/