Springdale, AR – The City of Springdale is currently accepting applications for the 2019 Youth Council class. The program is free and open to students in grades 10-12 who live in the Springdale School District. This includes public school, private school, charter school, and home-school students. The application deadline for the 2019 class is Aug. 1, 2018.
This is an eight-month program that begins in September and encourages young people to become engaged with their local government. Participants will receive mentoring from City officials, perform community service for the benefit of Springdale residents, advise local government officials on the issues that face young people in our community, and learn about local government and the importance of civic participation.
This is a competitive program that only admits 18 students per year.
If you have any questions about this program, please email Communications@SpringdaleAR.gov or call the Mayor’s Office at 750-8114.
The application, program guide, and bylaws can be found on our website at www.SpringdaleAR.gov/YouthCouncil.