Rotary District 5340 RYLA 
District 5340 RYLA Chair:  
Kelly Mayberry

(760) 519-7704 (Mobile)

kmayberry@turnkeysr.com

Copyright © 2018, RYLA Rotary Youth Leadership Awards

Are you a high school junior in San Diego or Imperial County

who has what it takes to change not only yourself but the world?

APPLY TO RYLA! 
DEADLINE FEB. 2, 2020

But first ...

DO YOU HAVE LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE?

RYLA is for students who have already gained leadership experience through sports, clubs, community involvement or other avenues.

CAN YOU COMMIT TO ATTEND THE ENTIRE WEEKEND?

You must ride to camp on the bus, stay the entire weekend, and ride back on the bus. Sorry, we cannot make exceptions. 

  • Meet your bus at 7 a.m., Friday, April 17

  • Return home Sunday, April 19, in the late afternoon 

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YES?  THEN APPLY TODAY!

STEP 1:  Find out your school's Rotary Club sponsor
Your school's RYLA coordinator will know (this is usually a teacher or counselor). If not:

  1. Review this list of high schools in District 5340 (San Diego & Imperial Counties + Blythe) to see which Rotary Clubs are in your area

  2. Visit the Rotary District 5340 website to get club contact information

  3. Contact the club and let them know you're interested in applying 

STEP 2:  Write a 300 - 450 word essay about your best and worst leadership experiences.

STEP 3:  Fill out and submit the online application. Be sure to read the Student Code of Conduct

STEP 4:  Have your parent/legal guardian sign the online Parent/Legal Guardian Consent Form

STEP 5:  Print your application and bring it to your school's RYLA coordinator.

STEP 6:  Interview:  Your sponsoring Rotary Club will give you the date/time for your mandatory interview.

STEP 7:  Following your interview, you will be notified of your status (selected, selected as alternate, not selected) in writing by your sponsoring Rotary Club.