Each nomination submitted on or before January 30, 2021 will be reviewed and judged based in the following categories. A score of 1 – 10 will be assessed by the judges based on the content submitted on the nomination application. Each category Is weighted as noted and a total score will be tallied for each student-athlete. The top six student-athletes with the highest scores will be selected to receive a scholarship. In the event of a tie, the G.P.A. may be used by the judges to determine the final winners. All decisions are within the sole discretion of the judges and Reliant.
Categories: Athletics (20%): Student-athlete nominees must demonstrate a passion for athletics by helping improve team morale and success from August 1, 2019 to the present. Note: The degree of the student's athletic ability will not be considered.
Leadership (10%): Student-athlete nominees must be proven leaders in athletics, academics, and community involvement.
Ethics(10%): Student-athlete nominees must conduct themselves, both on and off the field/court, in a manner that demonstrates integrity to themselves, their teams, and their schools.
Community Involvement (10%): Consideration shall be given for participation in community involvement, in which the student athlete nominees have had an opportunity to demonstrate qualities of leadership (starting no later than August 1, 2019 to the present).
A Compelling Story (50%): Student-athlete nominees must also have a compelling story to share. For example, nominees may have overcome a personal challenge or persevered through the rigors of high school athletics