Nomination criteria:

  • Nominees currently must be in grades 8–12.
  • Only individual students can be nominated, not groups.
  • Students may be in public, private, parochial, or home school in the United States.
  • Nominees must commit to traveling to New Orleans (with one chaperone; all travel expenses paid) June 11-13, 2020
  • Nominations must be submitted through the Billy Michal Student Leadership Award webpage by January 31, 2020
  • Awardees will be selected based on their demonstrated commitment to making a positive contribution to their school, community, country, and/or the world.
  • Only fully completed nominations will be eligible for consideration.

Awardees will be notified by February 14, 2020, and asked to sign and return a letter of commitment, information forms, and media release by February 28, 2020

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