On behalf of the Joint Leadership Commission and our Board of Directors, we are delighted to announce the 2017 Congressional Award Gold Medal Ceremony and Events will take place in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, June 21, 2017.  We will be celebrating the initiative, service, and achievement of hundreds of young people across the nation that have earned the highest honor Congress may bestow upon a youth civilian.

This special event will take place in one day with two medal ceremonies and a recognition dinner.

10:00 a.m. & 2:30 p.m.
U.S. Capitol Visitor Center Congressional Auditorium
First St. NE
Washington, DC 20515

6:00 p.m. Reception; 7:00 p.m. Dinner
Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center
1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20004

Ceremony details and RSVP information will be emailed and mailed directly to Gold Medalists as each individual is approved.

You may view the current list of this year’s Gold Medalists here. Submissions will continue to be approved through the spring.

If you have any questions regarding the events, please contact us at (202) 226-0130 or gold@congressionalaward.org.