The Mario Sivio Youth Activist Award, which carries a cash prize of $6,000, is presented each year to a young person with a deep commitment to human rights and social justice and a proven ability to transform this commitment into effective action.
May 4, 2012
The recipients must have demonstrated leadership ability, creativity and integrity. The cash award is divided equally between the individual recipient and an organization of his/her choosing. For a summary and links to the application, go here.