1. Be of African-American descent.
2. Be a high school student enrolled in grades 9 through 12.
3. Be a citizen or legal resident of the United States. This online application is for New York City ONLY! Not a resident of New York City? You can reach the National ACT-SO office at 410-580-5650.
4. Be an individual who has demonstrated a genuine interest in one of the 28 categories.