Rimington Trophy Scholarship

Scholarship Description

The Boomer Esiason Foundation established the Rimington Trophy Scholarship in 2012 to recognize individuals who are living, breathing and succeeding with cystic fibrosis. The scholarship was established in association with the Rimington Trophy, the college football award named in honor of BEF President and former University of Nebraska center Dave Rimington. For more information about the Rimington Trophy, please visit

Amount: $1,000 to $2,000

Deadline: June 26, 2015


Applicants must have cystic fibrosis and demonstrate scholastic ability, character, leadership, service to the community, need for financial assistance and daily compliance to CF therapy.

Applicants are required to provide all of the following documents in order to be considered:

Essay (1. Discuss the importance of compliance to CF therapies and what you practice daily to stay healthy; 2.Discuss your post-graduation goals.)
Recent photo
Letter from physician (on letterhead) confirming CF diagnosis and therapy routine
Transcript (high school, college and/or graduate school)
Letter of acceptance from academic institution
Detailed breakdown of tuition costs from academic institution
W2 form for both parents

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior, College 5th Year, 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad,


Num Awards: 1

Min Award: 1,000

Max Award: 2,000

Deadline: 2019-12-31


Sponsoring Organization Boomer Esiason Foundation
483 10th Avenue, Suite 300
New York, NY 10018

Contact Person:

Phone: 646-292-7930

Fax: 646-292-7945