GSYSL College Scholarship Application Instructions

Modified on 2013/09/13 11:18 by Administrator — Categorized as: Uncategorized

The mission of the Granite State Youth Soccer League is the promotion of player development and education in the State of New Hampshire through the establishment of competitive team play. Affiliated with the New Hampshire Soccer Association, and incorporated as a non-profit organization in accordance with State of New Hampshire guidelines, GSYSL seeks to advocate for excellence in the game of soccer by affiliated players, coaches, clubs, officials and administrators. GSYSL celebrates the determination, desire, and dedication that are required of all athletes at the competitive level.

In keeping with this advocacy, Granite State Youth Soccer League seeks to award a minimum of six (3 female, 3 male) $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school seniors who have participated in the game of soccer on competitive teams affiliated with GSYSL and who intend to continue their education at an institution of higher education. Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of documented participation in GSYSL, need human and athletic potential.

Individuals selected by the GSYSL Executive Board and who are not affiliated with GSYSL clubs or teams will judge applications. Only the recipients of each scholarship will be notified. (GSYSL reserves the right to announce the names of scholarship recipients in related publications after such notification.)

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:


A coach’s form(s) must be submitted to document a minimum of three (3) seasonal years of competitive play on an affiliated team or as a GSYSL referee. If the coach is not available, the president of the affiliated club may complete the form. Form must be signed by GSYSL referee assignor if submitting as a referee.


APPLICATION PACKAGE PROCEDURE AND DEADLINE:

Each application must be complete and sent in one package. This package must be arranged in the order described below. Information sent separately will be discarded. Typewritten/computer generated applications and statements are preferred, or print clearly in black ink. Attach additional sheets of 8-½ X 11-inch paper if necessary. Applicant must sign the application form.


Applications may also be emailed to:

When submitting by email; include your name in the subject line. Be sure that all paper work is included.

Granite State Youth Soccer League reserves the right to award fewer scholarships than announced if the number of eligible applicants with completed application packets is less than the number of scholarships announced.