Delaware Open Cross Country Championship Scholarship

Scholarship Description

Eligibility Requirements:

Applicants must be nominated by their cross country coach. Each high school that is a member of the New Castle County Cross Country and Track Coaches Association (N5CTA) may nominate one male and one female student.
Nominees must be :
high school seniors who are Delaware residents attending a N5CTA-member school in Delaware
students who have participated in high school cross country program(s) during junior and senior years
students with a minimum cumulative, unweighted GPA of 2.5 in high school core curriculum, and
planning to enroll full-time in a two- or four-year program of study at a regionally accredited college.


$2,000 each to one male and one female student for freshman year of college


50% Financial need
25% Academic achievement
25% Participation in cross country programs

In the event of two equally qualified applicants, preference will be given to All State selection, All County selection, and/or All Catholic selection.

Year of Need: College Freshman,

Type: Needs Based

Num Awards: 2

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: 2,000

Deadline: 2018-12-31


Sponsoring Organization Delaware Higher Education Office
The Townsend Building 401 Federal St., Ste. 2
Dover, DE 19901

Contact Person:

Phone: 302-735-4120 or 1-800-292-7935

Fax: 302-739-5894