The Gazette will honor 20 members of the high school class of 2014 in its 23rd annual Best and Brightest program.

Students who are chosen by judges will be profiled in The Gazette this spring.

Applicants must have a minimum 2.5 GPA, display a commitment to community service and be able to articulate a vision for his or her future in an essay.

Applications must be received in The Gazette office, 30 E. Pikes Peak Ave., by 5 p.m. April 11. Winners will be announced in The Gazette April 20.

For an application, go to and click on The Gazette Best & Brightest.