Brad Fowler Memorial Scholarship - Submission Deadline: Friday, February 28, 2020 (All documents must be postmarked on or before that date.)

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Brad Fowler Memorial Scholarship - Submission Deadline: Friday, February 28, 2020 (All documents must be postmarked on or before that date.)

Brad Fowler Memorial Scholarship


The Brad Fowler Memorial Scholarship offers a $5,000 scholarship to at least five high school seniors in San Diego County. A
second scholarship of $5,000 can also be earned, provided the recipient remains in good academic standing following the first
year of college, for a total possible scholarship award of $10,000. Additionally, scholarship recipients will receive a laptop
computer.


The nominee must have demonstrated an ability to overcome personal obstacles associated with drugs or alcohol, a strong
commitment to athletics and a desire to continue personal growth and development through higher education. There is no
minimum GPA requirement, but academic growth will be considered.


The following is a description of the scholarship, nomination criteria and submission process.


Description:


• One-year scholarship for $5,000 for the school year September 2020 - June 2021
• Scholarship recipients who remain in academic standing following their first year of college will earn an additional
$5,000 scholarship for their second year of college
• Eligible expenses include college tuition, books and on-campus housing
• Recipients will be required to keep in periodic communication with the SDSA, to report on their progress


Nomination Criteria:


• High school senior who will enroll in either a two- or four-year college
• Has overcome personal obstacles and troubles in life associated with drugs or alcohol
• Demonstrated athletic achievement and participation in organized sports
• Demonstrated leadership ability and demonstrated personal responsibility
• Demonstrated academic growth
• Demonstrated financial need
• Has a strong commitment to setting and reaching life goals


Submission process:


• All submissions must include: the completed nomination form, a copy of the student’s high school transcripts and a
letter of recommendation from a teacher, coach or counselor. The letter of recommendation should attest to why
the nominee’s behavior, attitude, desire and character warrant this scholarship.
• All nominations should be submitted by a coach, teacher, counselor or principal
• Please submit application packets to:


San Diego Sports Association
Attn: Loni Lewis
3840 Via De La Valle, Suite 300
Del Mar, CA 92014


Submission Deadline: Friday, February 28, 2020 (All documents must be postmarked on
or before that date).


The selection of the qualified recipients will be made in March 2020 and the winners will be notified in early April 2020.
Recipients will be required to attend a local presentation ceremony and deliver brief acceptance remarks. For further
information, please visit sandiegosportsassociation.com.

Click here for scholarship application.

Thank you,
Bill Johnston
San Diego Sports Association