This excerpt taken from the SBSI DEF 14A filed Mar 12, 2009.
Eligibility. The 2009 Plan permits the grant of incentive awards to employees, officers, consultants or directors of the Company and its affiliates as selected by the Committee. As of February 13, 2009, the number of eligible participants was approximately 484. The number of eligible participants may increase over time based upon future growth of the Company and its affiliates.