Troutdale Youth of the Year Nomination

Nominations will be accepted through June 31st, 2020.

Purpose of this Award: To recognize and encourage young citizens who have contributed in a special way to the community of Troutdale, and to thank those people through public recognition during the SummerFest celebration. 

Nominee Qualifications: 

  • The Youth of the Year must be a resident of Troutdale.
  • Community service must be outside their paid employment.
  • Nominees for Youth of the Year must be 18 years of age or younger as of July 11th, 2020.

The SummerFest Committee will select the Youth of the Year from nominations received from the community.

The Youth of the Year will receive a certificate, participate in the SummerFest Parade, and be introduced to the public at Glenn Otto Park; their cause(s) will be promoted through local media.

The SummerFest Committee will contact the selected winner before SummerFest, to ensure the winner’s willingness to receive these honors and to participate in these events.

Troutdale Youth of the Year Nomination Form

  • Consider: involvement in activities, clubs and organizations; leadership; specific contributions; character.
  • Nomination submitted by:

Alternative Option: Download PDF version of the Troutdale Youth of the Year Nomination Form by clicking here. By 6/31/2020, please email completed form to or deliver to the West Columbia Gorge Chamber of Commerce, at 107 E. Historic Columbia River Highway; or mail to the Chamber, at P.O. Box 245 Troutdale, OR 97060.

Thank you for your nomination!