It's time to submit applications for our 2019/2020 Medallion of Excellence program! 

For the 4th year in a row, we will continue our digital application process.

 

Applications Accepted: Dec. 2, 2019 - Jan. 13 2019 by 5pm


To be eligible for a 2019-2020 Medallion of Excellence Award, the student should be a high-achieving, community-minded, Volusia or Flagler County high school senior in a public or private school with 25 or more students in the 2020 graduating class.  Please refer to the Senior Class Size List to determine how many applications will be accepted from your school. 

All applicants must be approved by their Principal and/or Guidance Counselor. Selected applicants will be invited to attend the 2020 Banquet and notified the week of February 25, 2020. For up to date event information or visit www.News-JournalEvents.com and click on the Medallion of Excellence logo. 

 

Google Form Link: https://forms.gle/4Q2U7ttfFpdAfAePA

COMPLETED APPLICATIONS DUE TO NEWS-JOURNAL Monday, January 13 Must be
submitted by 5:00pm
APPLICATIONS DISTRIBUTED TO JUDGES Wednesday, January 22
APPLICATIONS REVIEWED BY JUDGES January 22 – February 7
JUDGES MEET TO DETERMINE WINNERS February 12 or February 13 The Daytona Beach
News-Journal, 901 6 th St. 9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. 1 st floor Executive Conference Room
PRINCIPALS NOTIFIED OF WINNERS (EMAIL) Monday, February 17
WINNERS’ PUBLIC INFO SHEETS TO EDITORIAL Thursday, February 20
WINNING STUDENTS NOTIFIED (EMAIL) Thursday, February 20
STUDENTS, SCHOOL ADMIN INVITATIONS MAILED Monday, February 24
WINNERS’ PHOTOS TAKEN Date/Time TBD
DEADLINE FOR BANQUET ATTENDEES TO RSVP Friday, March 27
WINNERS’ PHOTOS & BIOS PUBLISHED Sunday, April 5 in Sunday’s News-Journal
MEDALLIONS BANQUET & AWARDS CEREMONY Wednesday, April 8 Daytona 500 Club