This 6-yr old can probably out-spell you!!! Toronto, ON, Canada / Q107 Toronto John Scholes June 01, 2017 03:00 pm Little Edith Fuller from Tulsa, Oklahoma was the youngest person to qualify for the Scripps Spelling Bee! She was 5 when she gained access. Below she nails the “Nyctinasty” after a brief description. Bright kid, bright future!