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NYS PTA Youth Humanitarian Award - Applications Due January 29th

NYS PTA Humanitarian Award in Memory of Stanley Marcus

The FDR PTSA is accepting  applications for the NYS PTA Youth Humanitarian Award in Memory of Stanley Marcus for any high school juniors or seniors who are outstanding humanitarians.  Please consider encouraging an FDR student that exemplifies their involvement in community services to apply and return application and essay to FDR PTSA mailbox by Jan 29th.

*The applicant's essay, "Why Humanitarianism Is Important In My Life" must be typed on page provided.

The application can be found here:


The nominee must:

  • be a junior or senior at a high school with a PTA/PTSA in good standing
  • demonstrate outstanding volunteer community service
  • display humanitarian principles by word and deed
  • be selected for the quality of the humanitarian activities rather than for the quantity of extracurricular activities

NOTE: Academic achievement SHOULD NOT be a factor in the selection process.

New York State PTA Award:

An engraved plaque and a monetary award of $250