Girls are eligible to attend Cornhusker Girls State if they meet the following criteria:

They have completed their junior year in high school.
They are interested in government and current events.
They have strong leadership abilities.
They have an above average scholastic standing.

Girls State delegates are a diverse group of young women who are brought together by the one common thread they share: a desire to learn. From small towns to urban areas, the delegates' different backgrounds add spirit to the program.