Girls Fastpitch Softball Peoria Central Illinois

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Scholarship Application

Anyone interested in completing this application should open the link above, File, Make a Copy and complete all parts to be considered.

Important Information About This Application

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Enrollment - Student must be enrolled and participating in the softball program at Dunlap High School and a DGSA participant.
  • Senior Status - Student must be a senior graduating during the current school year.
  • Varsity Letter - Student must have prior to senior year won a varsity letter in a sport.
  • 3.30 GPA - Student must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of at least 3.3 on a 4.0 scale. You may not round up a 3.2x grade point average for the purposes of qualifying.

Application Sections, Scoring & Helpful Hints:

  • Essay (40%): Write an essay on the importance of sportsmanship in educational athletics (500 words maximum). Be creative – the judges will be reading dozens of essays and you need to make yours stand out! Tell the judges a personal story about sportsmanship; don't give them the Webster's definition of sportsmanship.
  • Extra-Curricular Form (35%): Focus on significant participation and leadership experiences, athletic achievements, academic awards and community involvement.
  • Short-Answer Questions (25%): Use this space to tell us more about how you've personally benefited by staying active – both in school sports and in non-school activities.

Additional Notes:

  • Please save the application to your computer, type into the file, then print.
  • Handwritten applications will NOT be accepted. You do NOT need to use a typewriter.
  • Complete all three parts of the application. Incomplete applications will not be judged.

Return the application materials via email no later than April 1, 2022.

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