by Jason J. Brown - Tuesday, January 10, 2017
The National Rifle Association’s Youth Programs Division is proud to introduce the 2017 NRA National Youth Shooting Sports Ambassadors Presented by Brownells. These selected few represent the NRA and its National Shooting Sports Youth Cooperative Organizations including Boy Scouts of America, BSA Venturing, National High School Rodeo Association, Royal Rangers, and USA Shooting.
These students are nominated by their respective organizations following a rigorous application process, taking in to account their academic performance, leadership skills, commitment to their communities, as well as their involvement in the shooting sports.
During their term, Ambassadors provide perspective and serve as advisers on youth shooting sports topics. Not only does the Youth Ambassador program encourage growth of the shooting sports, but it also encourages increased industry support of youth shooting.
The 2017 NRA National Youth Shooting Sports Ambassadors Presented by Brownells are: