Students interested in applying for the Rotary District 6690 RYLA Conference must be sponsored by their local Rotary Club.    

Please contact your local Rotary Club for more information on how you may get involved.  

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Rotary Clubs throughout District 6690 may sponsor rising high school Sophomores or Juniors from their local community high school to attend the RYLA Conference.  Student participants selected are awarded an opportunity to attend this 2 1/2 day leadership conference   


Current Sophomore or Junior class High School students are eligible to participate.

RYLA Participants will be housed in a college dormitory, using same-gender accommodations with shared bathroom facilities. Costs associated with all meals, activities and conference materials are covered by the sponsoring Rotary Club..

Students and their families must agree that the participant will attend the entire conference and abide by the conference guidelines.

Transportation to/from the conference is the responsibility of the student and  their family.


Local Rotary Clubs agree to sponsor a student by paying their conference expenses thereby awarding them an opportunity to participate in Rotary's Youth Leadership Award Conference.