Wyoming Congressional Award

The Congressional Award is a national, non-competitive program for all youth ages 13 ½ to 23 who are willing to accept the challenge of setting personal goals to better themselves and their communities. It's about achieving something extraordinary. Are you ready to accept the challenge?

Congressional Award Recognition Ceremony

Reception Invite
Ceremony Invitational (Front)
Ceremony Invitational (Back)
Ceremony Packet (PDF)
Ceremony Program (PDF)


  • The Spring Ceremony is set for Sunday, April 23rd, 2017 at Little America in Cheyenne. A reception will be held the evening before at the Old West Museum in honor of each medalist and their families from 5:00-7:00PM.

2017 Gold Medalists:

Bailey Anderson, Casper
Grace Anderson, Devils Tower
Lexi Bedard, Rock Springs
Maxwell Bockmann, Cheyenne
Sara Brennecke, Cheyenne
Molly Burns, Cheyenne
Tanner Laurence Christensen, Casper
Kaitlyn Erramouspe, Rock Springs
Elexis Forgey, Casper
Benjamin Gallagher, Casper
Daniel Garcia, Cheyenne
Liam Guille, Cheyenne
Charlotte Hecht, Cheyenne
Jarom Herring, Encampment
Lily Joslin, Cheyenne
Carli Knight, Jackson
Konnar Knotwell, Encampment
Cassidy Little, Encampment
Thomas Lubnau III, Gillette
Gregory Marchal, Green River
Patrick Marchal, Green River
Conner Martin, Cheyenne
Luke McIlvain, Cheyenne
Nicholas Nelson, Rock Springs
Megan Pachniak, Cheyenne
Giovanni Pizzato, Rock Springs
McKenzie Powell, Saratoga
Devrrae Russell, Cheyenne
Karen Russell, Encampment
Meagan Skolnick, Cheyenne
Jaycie Wells, Dubois
Ben Wetzel, Powell 

  • The 2017 summer Youth Service Retreat will be held in Laramie, June 22nd - 25th, 2017.


  • The 25th Annual Wyoming Congressional Award Golf Invitational will be held in Jackson, August 7-9th, 2017.


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