Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Scholarship Opportunity - Brad Fowler Memorial Scholarship

The Brad Fowler Memorial Scholarship Fund offers a two-year, $5,000 scholarship to several high school seniors in San Diego County. The nominee must have demonstrated an ability to overcome personal obstacles associated with drugs or alcohol, a strong commitment to athletics and a desire to continue personal growth and development through higher education.  There is no minimum GPA requirement, but academic growth will be considered.

The following is a description of the scholarship, nomination criteria and submission process.

  • One-year scholarship for $5,000 for the school year September 2017  - June 2018
  • Eligible expenses include college tuition, books and on-campus housing
Nomination Criteria:
  • High school senior who will enroll in either a two- or four-year college
  • Has overcome personal obstacles and troubles in life associated with drugs or alcohol
  • Demonstrated athletic achievement and participation in organized sports
  • Demonstrated leadership ability and demonstrated personal responsibility
  • Demonstrated academic growth
  • Demonstrated financial need
  • Has a strong commitment to setting and reaching life goals
Submission process:
·        All submissions must include: the completed nomination form, a copy of the student’s high school transcripts and a letter of recommendation from a teacher, coach or counselor.  The letter of recommendation should attest to why the nominee’s behavior, attitude, desire and character warrant this scholarship.
·        All nominations should be submitted by a coach, teacher, counselor or principal
·        Please submit application packets to:
San Diego Hall of Champions
Attn: Sarah Petitpierre-Branco
2131 Pan American Plaza
San Diego, CA 92101

·        Submission Deadline: Friday, February 17, 2017

Please note that all documents must be postmarked on or before that date.