Lieutenant Governor Leadership Award

Since 1993, this event has recognized thousands 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 senior who lives in Rhode Island and best embodies the qualities of a student leader.

Specifically, the student must:

  • Demonstrate dedication to their studies and to 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 13, 2022 by clicking the link below:

Leadership Awards Nomination Form