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LMHS Senior Chosen as US Senate Youth Delegate

Linn-Mar High School senior Alexander Drahos has been selected as one of only two students to represent Alexander DrahosIowa as a delegate to the United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP).

The event will be held online this year in mid-March.  In addition to being recognized for this achievement, Alexander will also receive a $10,000 college scholarship.

The USSYP was founded in 1962 through Senate Resolution and each year two of the highest-achieving students from each state, the District of Columbia and the Department of Defense Education system overseas are selected through an extremely competitive merit-based selection process held at the state departments of education nationwide.

For more information about the United States Senate Youth Program, visit their website at

Click here for the official press release announcing the United States Senate Youth Program (USSYP) 2021 delegates.

Congratulations Alex on this very special honor!