The Lake Placid and Saranac Lake Rotary Clubs are hosting the District 7040 RYLA (Rotary Youth Leadership Academy) at Paul Smiths College in Paul Smiths, NY on June 25-27, 2016. RYLA delegates are given a unique opportunity to gain insight and knowledge on the following life skills: Leadership Basics, Business Ethics, Communication, Problem Solving, Decision Making, Conflict Management, Personal Strengths & Weaknesses and Community & Global Citizenship. The Ottawa-Stittsville Rotary Club is looking to sponsor one student to attend.
The age range is 15-17 (currently in grade 10-12).  Candidates should apply by May 1 with email submissions to The selected candidate will be invited to attend a Rotary Club meeting before and after RYLA.  More information is available at Please click on the links to the right to download the application forms.