How to Apply

Applications will be available in late September for the 2018 – 2019 Best & Brightest Awards.   Please review the current application process to learn more about becoming a finalist this year with the links below.

All Leon County Public School and Private School students should contact their school’s Principal and Guidance Department on deadlines and qualifying per that school’s selection process.  Leon County Home School students should contact DeeAnn Hanlon at  and Leon County Virtual School students should contact Principal Jessica Lowe at

2018-2019 Applicant Information Form

2018-2019 Entry Form – Download Version

2018-2019 Entry Form – Writable PDF


Click here to see this year’s high school poster!