Celebrate Young Leaders with GovBenefits.gov!

Are you an outstanding student or young adult involved in your community? Do you know young people with leadership potential?

Join GovBenefits.gov in celebrating Youth Leadership Month! The following programs featured on GovBenefits.gov offer the leadership opportunities of a lifetime.

Are you interested in international travel? The U.S. Department of State?s Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange provides German and American students between the ages of 15-24 with full scholarships for academic year experiences in the host country. This program helps young people become leaders in fostering cultural understanding.

Are you a college junior or senior planning a career in mathematics, natural sciences or engineering? Get rewarded for your efforts and accomplishments through the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship Program. Follow the Program Contact Information links to identify your faculty representative today!

Are you a community advocate? The U.S. Department of Labor sponsors a variety of Youth Education and Training Activities for low-income youth ages 14 to 21. Activities include Job Corps, grant programs and apprenticeships to help young people become successful leaders within their communities.

Visit GovBenefits.gov to read about these and other youth leadership programs and scholarships. Enter ?scholarships? into the keyword search or select ?Education/Training? under Benefits Quick Search on the homepage.