· Comprehension: How clear is the entrant's understanding of their chosen value(s)?
· Consideration: Has the entrant questioned their chosen value(s) and shown personal growth?
· Expression: Does the piece itself reflect this understanding and consideration?
· Investigation: Is the piece informed by research into a particular issue or idea?
· Relevance: Is the piece compelling in its message or argument?
· Innovation: Does the piece present an alternative approach to current societal values?
· Intention: Is the piece informed by a deliberate creative concept and process?
· Execution: How proficient is the entrant in the technical execution of their chosen medium?
· Impact: Do the qualities of the piece enhance the expression of the entrant's chosen value(s)?