On Friday evening, July 22, 2016, at the Santa Clara Convention Center, Khalil Malik won the title of Golden State Teen Ambassador at the California State Youth Accolades Scholarship Competition. His on-stage talent was a performance of “Stars” from Les Miserables. The competition finals took place on Thursday & Friday, July 21-22 at the Santa Clara Convention Center.
Khalil is 16 years old and will be a Junior at Santa Clara High School. He is very active in his school. Among other things, he will serve as the Secretary of Drama Club and the Co-President of Mock Trial. He is also an active member of Project: Earth. He enjoys singing and acting and held the leads in his school musicals for both The Addams Family and The Outsiders.
Khalil has been one of “Top Ten Students” in class throughout high school and holds Life Rank in Boy Scouts. He has logged more than 164 hours of community service.