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CCU40 FAQs

Who is eligible to be nominated for the Corpus Christi Under 40 Awards?

Any Coastal Bend resident, under the age of 40, that has shown extreme dedication and passion for their career and community.  Winners must be under the age of 40 years old on the nomination deadline of October 15, 2015.

What is this new “Founder’s Award” about?

The Founders Awards is reserved for previous winners of CCU40 or individuals 40 or older. Applicants will submit the same application.

Who can nominate individuals for the Corpus Christi Under 40 Awards?

Anyone, no matter age or relationship, you can even nominate yourself!

Is there an application fee?

No, applying, nominating, and winning is FREE!

Who selects the recipients?

Our Steering Committee is constructed of 10 individuals who have previously been honored as CCU40 recipients. They go through all of the applications using an anonymous scoring process.

What do the proceeds go to?

Proceeds for the event are split between Texas A&M University’s-Corpus Christi Young Leader Endowment and a local Charity.

Still have questions?

Please call 361.825.2352 or email us at CCU40@YBPCB.com