Selection

The PROCESS

Considerations : How The Trophy Is Selected

Community Service 

Sustained, measurable and documented community service to others in need

Verification by a university contact (Sports Information Directors).

Community service may be local, statewide, national or international.

Academic

GPA above 3.0 preferred

Additional weight may be given based upon college, major field of study, etc.

Athletic 

First team player at FBS (formerly known as Division I) school.

All-Conference/All-American may receive additional weight.

RECIPIENT ANNOUNCED
Nominations Closed October 16, 2023

The nomination period for the 2023 Wuerffel Trophy began on August 15 and extended through October 16, 2023. Nominations must be submitted by FBS Sports Information/Media Relations staff to be considered. No public nominations can be accepted.