Lieutenant Governor Leadership Award

Since 1993, this event has recognized hundreds of well-deserving students who make a positive difference in their school communities.

Lieutenant Governor Matos invites administrators or guidance counselors to select ONE graduating high school senior who lives in Rhode Island and best embodies the qualities of a student leader.

Specifically, the student must:

  • Demonstrate dedication to their studies
  • Demonstrate a commitment to community service
  • Lead positive change in their school or community
  • Inspire other students to excel and achieve

The Leadership Award is presented annually at the Statehouse in June. 

To nominate a student please do so by May 27, 2022 by clicking the link below:

Leadership Awards Nomination Form