AWSA Midwest Regional Scholarship

Regional Tournament Participation Contest info is here

Individual Scholarship Info:

REQUIREMENTS:  

  • Applicants must be a full-time student, incoming Sophomore through incoming Senior, at 4 year accredited college or university.  
  • Current active member of USA WATER SKI with Midwest as designated Region & STATE ASSOCIATION  
  • Awards are for one year only—recipients may reapply each year— one person can receive the award for no more than 3 times. Recipients must attend school for the full year during the year of receipt.  
  • U. S. Citizenship

HOW TO APPLY:  

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS:

  • Typed 
  • Answer all questions as completely as possible
  • Two (2) letters of reference
  • A typed 500-word essay (no less than 450, no more than 550) on the following topic: “You are a tournament and/or collegiate water skier.  Is it important that you help the chief judge and or tournament director in some capacity (runner, timer, judge, scorer, etc.)?” Make sure to include specifics, such as, involvement in water skiing in the past, present, and future, how tournament/collegiate skiing has impacted your life and how you plan on continuing waterskiing following college and importantly check the grammar.   
  • An official transcript of grades. Transcript must either show work in progress or that student is currently a full-time student.

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATION:  

  • July 1 each Year…..No extension of the application deadline will be made  

SELECTION COMMITTEE:  

A Midwest Scholarship selection committee will select recipients based on the information provided in the application, references, essay and grade transcripts.  

SELECTION CRITERIA:  

  • Academic
  • Leadership
  • Extracurricular Involvement
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Number of years in USA WATER SKI & CURRENT STATE ASSOCIATION
  • Essay 
  • Need  

NOTIFICATION OF SCHOLARSHIP AWARD:  

Recipient will be awarded the scholarship at the Midwest Banquet by the scholarship committee.     

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