Celebrate Young Leaders who inspire their peers and communities.


LOS ANGELES  |  OCTOBER 20, 2018  |  5-9P


Peers, mentors, friends, classmates, & colleagues may nominate outstanding young leaders for the 2018 TCE Youth Awards.

The inaugural 2018 Youth Awards will celebrate young leaders who inspire their peers and communities while embodying the values of the California Endowment. The awards will be issued to young leaders whose actions aim to change public policies, create innovative models of service, strengthen local institutions, or otherwise contribute to the TCE's overall mission of Building Healthy Communities. 


The Criteria of Champions

We are considering youth who...

Engage civically, volunteer locally, advocate for important causes, or encourage engagement among their peers.

Look at injustice as an opportunity to think creatively and act relentlessly.

Have shown up in their community as an agent of change.

Have made positive impacts on their communities at large. 

Will continue to evolve as leaders in the years ahead.


Submission period


The window to nominate youth leaders for the 2018 TCE Youth Awards is now closed.

The window ran from April 30, 2018 (9 am PST) - June 18, 2018 (5 pm PST).