Contestants present their state-winning pin along with their artwork and participate in an oral presentation regarding all aspects of the creation of the design. He/she will explain how the pin represents the state, the process of developing the design, the pin’s unique qualities and why another SkillsUSA student or adult member would want to wear it.
Contestants must also create a display to promote their pin design to NLSC attendees. Displays are included in the judging criteria. This leadership contest is open to all SkillsUSA student members and is not limited to any particular career cluster. Refer to the NLSC official Technical Standards for complete rules.