The YSA program is being replaced with the Student Grant Program.
OATAG will award one outstanding Oregon student the OATAG Young Scholar Award. The OATAG Young Scholar Award is designed to recognize excellence in young students. The award, which includes a certificate and a maximum $500 scholarship to a summer program, is awarded each school year. Potential award recipients are students in grades 6 through 8 who have achieved excellence in one of the following areas of endeavor: leadership, visual/performing arts, or academic achievement. A student may be recommended by a teacher, parent, or civic/religious leader.
The Young Scholar Award includes the following conditions of acceptance:
Current Recipient of the YSA
Delaura Wetzel of Beaverton, Oregon is the recipient of the 2019 OATAG Young Scholar Award.
Andrew Harris, from Newberg was selected as a runner-up
See Press Release
Past Winners and Press Releases.
2014 Daniel Winger
2015 Augustin Montes-Tacuba
2016 Grace Traeger
2017 Emma Price
2018 Luke Donaldson