Step Up Loudoun Youth Competition encourages middle and high school youth across the county to identify an issue in their school, neighborhood or community, create a plan to address that issue, and implement the plan. The goal is to encourage, support and reward the youth of Loudoun County for making positive changes in their own lives and the lives of others.
Step Up Loudoun Youth Teens are making a difference
throughout the county!
We are excited about the 2020 competition and look forward to see teams of youth connect, create and collaborate. Here’s how
Y O U can become part of the action.
Organize a team of your peers who reside in the area or work on your own to explore the possibilities of an initiative you have been thinking to execute in the community.
Register your idea and team by December 12, 2019. You must complete both forms.
Prepare to present to judges. Competition Date: March 16, 2020
LCPS Administration Building 21000 Education Court Ashburn VA 20148
Be 1 of 10 teams to advance to Finals March 24, 2020
Telos Corporation 19886 Ashburn Road Ashburn, Virginia 20147
Win cash prize for your team!
1st Place- $1,000 2nd Place-$750 3rd Place-$500
ARE YOU READY TO SHARE IMPACT IN THE COMMUNITY? Please contact Sheila Dixon at email@example.com for further information or assistance with registration. Invite Sheila to speak to your organization or download a flyer to share with friends.
Here’s the impact Loudoun Youth participants created in 2019:
211 youth participated in the competition
65 teams shared their projects
8,452 hours were spent on your projects
27,335 people were impacted by your caring ideas
226,091 of economic impact was made to Loudoun County (using the Virginia Value of Volunteer Time)
In 2019: More than 60 teams of middle and high school students filled the School Board meeting room in Ashburn with their projects, which offered ways to better protect the environment, promote healthy living and help support their neighbors in need.
10 Teams advanced to the Finals:
Bridges, by a team from Park View High School
COBRA: Cancer Onslaught By Raising Awareness, with team members from the Academy of Science, Briar Woods High School, Rock Ridge High School, Stone Bridge High School and Thomas Jefferson High School
From Me To You, by a team from Stone Hill Middle School
iloom- Returns to Work, by students from Farmwell Station Middle School and Loudoun Valley High School
Resi-lution, by a team from Brambleton Middle School and Rock Ridge High
STEM for Scouts, by a student from Stone Bridge High School and the Academy of Engineering and Technology
StudentCounselor by a Brambleton Middle School Student
TED-Ed b Loudoun, by students from Champe High School and Rock Ridge High School
The Kindness project by a team from Freedom High School
Under Her, created by River Bend Middle School and Potomac Falls High School students
We look forward to meet all the young leaders who want to participate in the event. The public is invited to attend Loudoun Youth Competition on March 16, 2020!