To be eligible, individuals must:
- be 15-30 years old, and have entered before age 16;
- have been present in the U.S. for 5 years as of June 15, 2012;
- have maintained continuous residence;
- have not been convicted of a felony, a significant misdemeanor or multiple minor misdemeanors; and,
- be currently in school, graduated or have a GED, or is an honorably discharged veteran.