The 2020 application cycle for The Gloria Barron Prize for Young Heroes is now open. The Barron Prize celebrates inspiring young people from diverse backgrounds across North America. Established in 2001 by author T.A. Barron, the Barron Prize annually honors 25 outstanding young leaders ages 8 to 18 who have made a significant positive impact on people, their communities and the environment. Applications are accepted online only.
To fill out the application or for more information, visit barronprize.org/apply/. The application deadline is April 15; winners of the $10,000 prize will be notified in September. Since its inception, The Barron Prize has awarded more than half a million dollars to hundreds of young leaders.