The Topeka Human Relations Commission announces the opening of nominations for the THRC Troy Scroggins Award for Outstanding Youth.
Any Topeka or Shawnee County citizen age 19 or younger that has demonstrated outstanding efforts in advancing diversity and meets the award requirements may be nominated.
Nominees must be attending or have attended a school or institute of higher education whose district is wholly or in part within the city limits of Topeka. Home-schooled students are also eligible for nomination.
Nominations are being accepted until April 2nd. THRC board members will review the nominations and the final selection will be announced at a future public meeting.
Nomination packets can be found online on the Human Relations Department webpage at www.topeka.org. Packets may also be requested from the THRC at 620 SE Madison, Unit 12, Topeka, KS, 785-368-3606, or by e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org .