Requirements for Nationals

It may be the Arizona heat or some rare disease, but I thought I heard a rumor that the requirements for attending Nationals may be changed. Has anyone else heard this rumor?

Ken Loyd
Team 64

Ive heard it too but this was a maybe.

There was a thread about this
http://www.chiefdelphi.com/forums/showthread.php?s=&threadid=21088

Everything is just whats people heard from a forums as a possiblity or a rumor