The nomination period for the 10th annual Bethesda Magazine Extraordinary Teen Awards is Monday, October 8 – Friday, November 16, 2018. We are looking for students who excel academically and in extracurricular activities—and are generally talented, creative, well-rounded, passionate and compassionate.

To be eligible, students must be in high school (public, private or home school) and live in Montgomery County or Upper Northwest Washington, D.C. (ZIP codes 20015 and 20016) as of January 1, 2019.

Nominations may be submitted by anyone who knows the student well, including school principals, counselors and teachers; and parents, relatives and friends. Self-nominations will not be accepted.

Winners will be notified in December—and profiled in the March/April 2019 issue of Bethesda Magazine and on

If you have questions about the Extraordinary Teen Awards, please send an email to

  • Nominee Information

  • Please provide details on his/her accomplishments, passions and goals in the classroom, in extracurricular activities and outside of school. (Limit: 900 words)  

  • Nominator Information


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