Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA)



This four day leadership seminar is a great opportunity to learn valuable leadership skills, develop confidence, and Network within the RYLA community. …and it’s fun!!

Welcome to RYLA!

The Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA)…

…is a truly exciting opportunity for young adults, between 18 & 30, to participate in a four day, leadership camp with like-minded individuals where you will form lasting friendships, hear from professional speakers, develop as a leader, grow as a person and have fun – at no cost to you!

RYLA 2019! A life changing event that will take place May 9 to 12, 2019 at a large, retreat acreage in Washington State offering a fully equipped facility with dorms, presentation rooms, spectacular meals, spacious grounds & magnificent views of Mt. Baker.

Important Info


If you are interested in attending, and are between the ages of 18 and 30, you can be sponsored and paid for by Rotary. If you know a member of your local Rotary Club give them a call and express your interest in attending RYLA. If you do not know anyone, Contact Us and we will do our best to find you a sponsor so you can take advantage of this outstanding event.

Check the communities on the About page to see if you are in a RYLA 5050 neighborhood. Or click here to find your nearest club

Note: Applications, whether by Registrant or Rotary Sponsor, MUST be submitted online. It is imperative that registrants follow the instructions carefully as only ‘COMPLETE’ applications will be eligible for approval by the RYLA committee.