15th VPA Convention Committee is calling for Nominations for the VPA Youth Achievement Award 2017. Please nominate Vokkaliga community youth members for their extraordinary accomplishments in any of the below areas.

  • Excellence in Community Service
  • Excellence in Arts and Music
  • Excellence in Academics
  • Excellence in Sports
  • Any other areas not mentioned above

Nominee should be a VPA youth member (Age 21 & below). We accept self nominations too. All accomplishments must occur in 2016-17. Please submit their accomplishments along with a brief summary explaining why the individual should be considered for this Prestigious Achievement Award. The nominations must be received on or before June 16, 2017. Late submissions will not be accepted. Selection committee will make every effort to recognize the individual’s accomplishments and select based on their merits.