Bernice Barabash Sports Scholarship (Hockey)

Scholarship Description

The Bernice Barabash Sports Scholarship provides two scholarships, one for a qualified student in grades 7, 8, or 9 and one for a qualified student in grades 10, 11 or 12. The award recognizes youth that participate in the sport while maintaining high academic standards in preparation for future educational enrichment.This scholarship is non-renewable.IMPORTANT: Do not complete the web-based application for the Bernice Barabash Sports Scholarship. Download the application and return by mail or in-person to the Jackson Community Foundation by set deadline.Eligibility Requirements:• Must be a student in grades 7, 8, 9 or 10, 11, 12• Must hold a minimum 3.0 grade point average• Must play hockey during the 2008-2009 school year.• Must live in Jackson County or surrounding communities that do not have ice arenas in their area.• Plan to attend an accredited college or university program, or vocational/technical instituteSelection Criteria:Selection of scholarship recipients will be made by a lottery draw of qualified applicantsScholarship Awards:Two $1,000 awards: one for a student in grade 7, 8 or 9 and one for a student in grade 10, 11 or 12. Prior recipients are not eligible to apply.

Year of Need: High school senior,

Type: Merit Based

Num Awards: 2

Min Award: 1000

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2018-03-01


Sponsoring Organization The Jackson Community Foundation
One Jackson Square 100 East Michigan Avenue, Suite 308
Jackson, MI 49201-1406

Contact Person:

Phone: 517-787-1321

Fax: 517-787-4333