Athletic Club Scholarship Program
here to view or print the scholarship application
Application Deadline: Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Disclaimer: Scholarship recipients please note that scholarships
are considered a “resource” and must be included in
a student’s financial aid budget. If you are awarded a scholarship
that exceeds your financial aid award, a reduction or payment of
financial aid may occur.
QUALIFICATIONS: To be eligible for a scholarship, you must receive
a GED or high school diploma within the next year and have at least
a 3.0 grade point average.
INSTRUCTIONS: Complete the scholarship application. You must indicate
the specific athletic scholarship(s) for which you are applying.
Please make sure you fill in all information on application.
THE ESSAY: Write an ESSAY about why you deserve to receive a scholarship.
Indicate your objectives. You may want to include information about
your educational, career, and personal goals. Demonstrate your talent
by writing about any special interests or special circumstances
that you may wish the selection committee to consider. If you are
applying for a scholarship that requires a demonstrated financial
need, employment, family responsibilities, evidence of leadership,
community service or other requirements, please address that specifically
in your essay. Only one (1) essay is needed; please don’t
write an essay for each scholarship you are applying for.
ESSAY FORMAT: Use 8 ½” x 11” white paper; type
or use a computer. Limit the essay to one or two pages. Use your
NAME and ESSAY as the title. Triple-space after the title and Double-space
the body of your essay and use 1” margin all around. See sample
page. (No extra documents such as pictures, resumes, etc. are allowed.)
SUPPORT MATERIAL: Be sure to include at least two, but no more
than three letters of recommendation with your application.
Mail your scholarship application and essay to Cavalier Athletic
Club Scholarship, P.O. Box 42, Carson, VA 23830 with a postmark
no later than application deadline, January 15, 2020. For more information
or questions, please contact Rich Carlyle at (804) 731-3854.
IMPORTANT: You must furnish any other applicable transcripts you
would like the Scholarship Committee to consider. All applicants
will be notified by letter or phone of their eligibility and the
results of their applications two weeks prior to the Cavalier Athletic
Club Scholarship Awards Ceremony. All scholarship recipients will
receive their scholarship award at the Virginia USSSA Hall of Fame
banquet on February 29th of 2020. The banquet will be held at Fort
Lee, VA at the Lee Club. Please contact Rich Carlyle at (804) 731-3854
for more information.