SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – Applications are now open for the Savannah Youth Council (SYC).
The program is open to rising eighth-graders who want to learn more about local government, develop their leadership skills and engage in civic responsibility.
SYC was created by Savannah City Council in 2004 to give a diverse group of students opportunities to expand their knowledge and work toward a successful future.
The city is accepting applications online at savannahga.gov/syc. Officials say applications will remain open as long as space is available.