One award winner in each of the 5 categories will be selected by a committee appointed by the Youth Challenge Awards steering committee. Selection will be based on the persuasiveness of the information provided by the nominator.

Under consideration will be:

The specif ic accomplishment, the level of commitment, and the impact of the contribution.

The committee may contact the nominator for further information. The selection committee
will take into consideration whether this was an extracurricular or curricular activity.

NOTE: An award or the scholarship may be withheld if the
selection committee considers there is no qualified candidate.