Awards and Forms

Junior Optimist International Awards
Junior Optimist International awards aren’t just rewards for Clubs that conduct community service projects. The awards should inspire Junior Optimist International Members to share what their Clubs and Districts do best. Some awards are simple and easy, while others are more challenging and take some determination to accomplish. Below is background information and an application for each Junior Optimist International award.

Advisor of Excellence

Builder of Excellence

Club Project Award

Distinguished Junior Optimist International Governor

Honor Club and Distinguished Honor Club Awards

“Promise Yourself” Award


Junior Optimist International of Reading Award - Your Club can win a cash prize for having one of the top projects during Junior Optimist International of Reading Month (February). Just submit your Club's project by April 1. Send project summaries to youthclubs@optimist.org.

Member Excellence Award

Outstanding Junior Optimist International Governor/Governor of Excellence

Ruby Blair Award


Junior Optimist International Forms
Junior Optimist International Clubs may be required to fill out certain forms at various times of the year. Here are the most requested forms.

Annual Junior Optimist International Club Report Form

Charter Application

Junior Optimist International Membership Application

Junior Optimist International Membership Card Templates

Club Project Form

Junior Optimist International District Conference Form

Junior Optimist International Application for International Office and Biographical Release

Junior Optimist International PGI Tracking Forms

Membership Roster

New Club Form

Officer Information Sheet and Election Report