Citizenship: Performers National Signing Day is open to US citizens or permanent residents (green card holders) from all backgrounds.
Age Limit: Applicants must be between the ages of 15 and 19 at the start of the event on January 16, 2021 (birthdate must be between January 20, 2001 and January 16, 2006, without exception). If the applicant is under the age of 18 at the time of application, the consent of parent or guardian will be required.
Grade Level: Participation in Performers National Signing Day is limited to high school students* within the age range above. Applicants must be enrolled in high school or the equivalent level of homeschooling during the 2020–2021 academic year to be eligible. Gap-year students who graduated from high school in 2020 (or earlier) are not eligible.
*”High School Students” are defined as any student in a US Public High School, US Charter High School, US Military Dependent in a military base High School whether on US soil or abroad, US Private High School student whether independently based or religiously based, or a US homeschooled High School student.