SALMONBELLIES ALUMNI AND FRIENDS SCHOLARSHIP/BURSARY

SALMONBELLIES ALUMNI AND FRIENDS SCHOLARSHIP/BURSARY

 

Conditions and Criteria:

 

1. Up to five, ($500.00 maximum) scholarship/bursaries (S/B) will be awarded each year.

New Westminster Junior and Senior box lacrosse players as well as New

Westminster field lacrosse players are eligible. At the discretion of the committee, the

$2500 in S/B funds may be awarded to more than five individuals.

 

2. Awards will be made based on the candidate’s achievement or contribution in the

following areas:

a) Academic achievement (minimum ‘C’ (60%) average)

b) Community service

c) Team commitment, leadership, character

d) Financial need

e) Family contribution to the Salmonbellies organization.

 

3. The S/B’s will be awarded to individuals who will be enrolling in a

post secondary institution or students currently attending a post secondary

institution with plans to continue.

 

4. Award recipients must attend a post secondary institution in the school year

following the awarding of the S/B to be eligible to receive funds.

The amount of the award shall not exceed the cost of the tuition for that

school year.

 

5. All S/B’s may not necessarily be awarded in any fiscal period.

 

6. Individuals may be awarded this S/B to a maximum of $1000.00.

 

7. Players are eligible in their second and subsequent years of competition on a

New Westminster lacrosse team as described above.

 

8. All S/B’s are to be administered by the “Salmonbellies Alumni and

Friends Scholarship/Bursary Committee”.

 

9. Successful applicants will receive their funds upon proof of registration at a

post secondary institution.

 

10. Complete, updated applications must be submitted each year. Information is

not carried forward from previous applications.

 

11. Applications must be received on/or before June 30 by the Salmonbellies

Alumni Secretary.

 

 

 

(Revised May 7, 2018)

 

SALMONBELLIES ALUMNI AND FRIENDS SCHOLARSHIP/BURSARY

Application Form

 

Name: ____________________________________________________________

Address: __________________________________________________________

City: _______________________ Postal Code: ___________________

Tel#: _______________________ Date of Birth: __________________

 

Criteria

 

Lacrosse Discipline Played: ______Field ________ Box ________ Both

Team Name(s): _________________________________________________________

_______________________________________________________________________

 

Other Lacrosse Activities: ________________________________________________

_______________________________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________________

 

New Westminster Teams played for (include number of years).

_______________________________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________________

 

Other Community/Volunteer Involvement – Please List. Attach additional

paper if necessary : ______________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________________

What qualities do you feel you possess that qualify you for this S/B?

_______________________________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________________

_______________________________________________________________________

 

Indicate:

Your long term educational goal: __________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________________

 

When you will be attending a post secondary institution? _____________________

______________________________________________________________________

 

The name of the post secondary institution you attend or plan to attend: _______________________________________________________________________ _______________________________________________________________________

 

 

 

Family contribution(s) to the Salmonbellies’ organization:

____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

Personal Financial Situation/Need. Indicate your ongoing expenses and sources/amount of income including jobs, scholarships and other forms of financial assistance:

____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

School attended during the last school year and courses completed:

____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

School plans for the upcoming school year (full or part-time): ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

Indicate any other information relevant to this application: ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please include the following with your application:

 

* Copy of your most recent school transcript or report card. Although you will not be judged on academic achievement alone, we would like you to forward your last school transcript or report card to show your school standing.

 

* 2 Reference letters. We would like to see reference letters from your teachers(s), principal, coach, head coach, head referee, association executive/members, employer or anyone you think can best describe the following:

1. Your demonstrated commitment to the sport of lacrosse by participation in lacrosse activities (i.e., player, coach, referee, committee/executive member, volunteer, etc).

 

2. Your achievements as a well rounded individual (i.e. scholastic ability, integrity, team player, leadership, community involvement, etc.)

 

- Any other information relevant to this application (i.e. awards of a personal

nature, special achievements, etc.).

 

Please send your application to:

 

The Salmonbellies Alumni & Friends Scholarship/Bursary

c/o Carol Goss (Secretary)

108 31 Reliance Court

New Westminster, BC V3M 6C6

 

Telephone: 604-522-5221

 

Email:goss13@shaw.ca