Hal Connolly Scholar-Athlete Awards

Scholarship Description

All current high school seniors, enrolled in an accredited California public or private high school, age 19 or under with a cumulative GPA of 2.8 or better, who have competed during high school in varsity or equivalent-level competitive athletics and who have a disability, are eligible.  The Americans with Disabilities Act defines an individual with a disability as a person who has a physical ormental impairment that substantially limits one or more major life activities, has a record of such an impairment, or is regarded as having such an impairment.  Applicants must be California residents who plan to attend accredited colleges or universities.  Students must submit a complete packet consisting of the application, plus six other items (listed on the application) for consideration.  It is not necessary for students to plan on formally participating in a college athletic activity to qualify.

Year of Need: College Freshman,


Num Awards: 6

Min Award: 1000

Max Award: Varies

Deadline: 2018-02-01


Sponsoring Organization CA Governor's Comm. for Emply. of Disabled Persons
P.O. Box 826880 MIC 41
Sacramento, CA 942800001

Contact Person: Scholar-Athlete Awards Program

Phone: 916-654-8055

Fax: 916-654-9821