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Student Opportunities

Civic Leadership Award 

The Civic Leadership Award is given annually to high school juniors who have made outstanding contributions to their schools and communities over the past year. Students are nominated by their schools and celebrated at an award ceremony at the Rhode Island State House. School officials will be notified when the nomination period begins.

Civic Leaders

National History Day Contest

The National History Day Contest, administered by the Rhode Island Historical Society, invites students to conduct historical research on a topic of their choice for entry into a local competition. Students who utilize materials from the Rhode Island State Archives for their project are eligible for the RI Secretary of State Prize.

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