The President's Volunteer Service Award


Project Next Foundation is a certifying organization for the President's Volunteer Service Award. Because we appreciate our volunteers' dedication and hard work, we offer the President's Volunteer Service Award to all of our eligible volunteers. We accept applications twice a year, on January 1 and July 1. For more information, please visit the official website.

Eligibility and details

  • Applicants must be current Project-Next-Foundation/WeIrvine volunteers.

  • Applicants must have a minimum of 50 volunteer hours with Project-Next-Foundation/WeIrvine.

  • All volunteer hours used to apply must be unpaid acts of volunteering service benefiting others.

  • All volunteer hours used to apply must have been completed no more than 12 months before the application deadline.

  • Volunteer hours from organizations other than Project-Next-Foundation/WeIrvine must be presented alongside an official document that includes a signature from a representative of the organization certifying your hours.

  • Required hours for each award level— Bronze, Silver, Gold, Lifetime Achievement— are age-dependent (as shown below):

  • The award will include a certificate, a letter from the President of the United States, and a commemorative medal.

Additional details can be found on the PVSA website.