QUALIFICATIONS FOR NOMINATION FOR THE WUERFFEL TROPHY

COLLEGE FOOTBALL’S AWARD FOR COMMUNITY SERVICE

 

Community Service 

  • The nominee must have sustained, measurable and documented community service submitted, along with a university contact to verify the submission.
  • Community service may be local, statewide, national or international.
  • The most heavily weighted of the 3 criteria that the national selection committee reviews, Community Service constitutes 50% or more of the committee’s decision when voting.

Danny Wuerffel and Kerry Matthews accepting the 2005 World Humanitarian Award

Athletic

  • 1st team player and/or major contributor
  • Additional consideration to those that have been voted All Conference/All American.
  • On the field performance constitutes up to 25% of the committee’s voting decision.

Academic

  • A grade point average of 3.0 is preferred for nomination, although lower GPAs are still given consideration.
  • Additional weight may be given based upon college, major field of study, etc.
  • Academics constitutes up to 25% of the committee’s voting decision.