Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:
- academic record
- demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities
- work experience
- an essay
- an outside recommendation
Selection of recipients is made by the Institute of International Education. In no instance does any officer or employee of Chevron play a part in the selection. All applicants agree to accept the decision of the program administrators as final. Applicants will be notified in May whether they have been selected to receive an award.