Contact: Dave Amen
United States of America


  • Saturday, July 24 10:00 - 5:00 through Zoom
  • No Cost to Clubs however we ask support for those applicants needing internet or a device to use for the conference
  • Applications are live: 
  • We are accepting all current high school students (current 9-12th grade) from our Rotary districts, including RYLA Plus. There is not a required interview process via Rotary Clubs. 

10:00 AM


10:15 AM

Activity - Icebreakers

10:45 AM

Speaker - Gitanjali Rao

11:45 AM

JC Word of Focus 1 - Is it the truth?

12:00 PM

Activity - True Colors

12:45 PM

JC Word of Focus 2 - Is it fair to all concerned?

1:00 PM

Lunch Break

1:30 PM

Activity - TBD team activity

2:15 PM

JC Word of Focus 3 - Does it build goodwill and better friendship?

2:30 PM

Speaker - Corey Ciocchetti

3:30 PM

Activity - MAD (Make a Difference) Group

4:00 PM

JC Word of Focus 4 - Is it beneficial to all concerned?

4:45 PM

Wrap Up 

o Cory Ciocchetti – DU professor, many-time keynote speaker at RYLA, top-rated by RYLArians

o Gitanjali Rao – Time Magazine’s first-ever Kid of the Year!

In addition, anyone applying for Virtual RYLA 2021 can also still apply for in-person RYLA 2022.