Eligibility Requirements

  • Nominees should have demonstrated:
      • creativity in academic or creative fields,
      • above average ability in the nominated discipline area (Area I),
      • a high degree of self-motivation required to satisfy the program's demanding requirements,
      • the intellectual, social, and emotional maturity required to thrive in an environment that emphasizes theoretical and process-related learning.

  • Nominees must be willing to commit to the entire program.  Students who would like to participate in other programs or activities that run concurrent to AGS should not be nominated.

  • All qualified students should be considered for nomination regardless of socioeconomic status, cultural, or language differences.