Northern Virginia 40 Under 40 Application

Thank you for your interest in applying for the 2024 Northern Virginia 40 Under 40. The application deadline has passed. We look forward to celebrating the selected honorees on Tuesday, April 16, 2024.

To be considered as an honoree, you must first be nominated by someone who has worked with you directly by Friday, January 19, 2024.

Nominees must then complete the following application by Wednesday, January 31, 2024.

If selected as a 2024 honoree, your name, company, and professional title will be published on the list of honorees as provided in your application. Please complete your application with the name you would like to be made public.

Criteria for honorees

  • Live or work in Northern Virginia (Alexandria City, Arlington County, Fairfax County, Falls Church City, Loudoun County, or Prince William County)
  • Under the age of 40 as of April 16, 2024
  • Complete nomination and application by the deadlines (listed above)
  • Individual demonstrates impact in Northern Virginia through (1) professional and personal achievements, (2) civic engagement, (3) personal story

Leadership Center for Excellence and Leadership Fairfax affiliation is not required.

Any nominations received after 11:59 p.m. ET on Friday, January 19, 2024, or applications received after Wednesday, January 31, 2024, will not be considered. Incomplete nominations and applications, as well as applications received before or without a nomination, will also not be considered.