Pennsylvania Statewide Ceremony


Congratulations! You have recently been approved for a Congressional Award Medal. On behalf of the Congressional Award National Board of Directors, we commend your willingness to voluntarily help others in the community and while reinforcing your own strengths in personal development, physical fitness, and expedition/exploration.

Your accomplishment will be recognized at a ceremony on Sunday, April 10, 2016 with special guest of honor Congressman Brendan Boyle. The event will take place at Temple University’s Science and Research Center located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

The ceremony will begin promptly at 2:00 p.m., and all medalists will need to arrive one hour before the start of the ceremony. Following the ceremony there will be a brief reception for all medalists and their families. Additional information about the event can be found in our Frequently Asked Questions Document. Feel free to use this invitation to share your achievement with your supporters – school and organization officials, family and friends, and even local media.

Please complete the RSVP form below no later than Monday, March 28, 2016. If you have any questions regarding the event, please contact North Program Manager Kirsten Gooden at (202) 226-0130 or