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Scholarship Opportunities

2017 Scholarship Winners: David Christopher (Assistant Superintendent), Andrew Turzai (Georgiana Thomas Scholarship), David Mrazik (Don Vandergrift Memorial Scholarship), Ethan Maenza (Georgiana Thomas Scholarship), Robert J. Scherrer (Superintendent).

UBO Scholarship Opportunities

Georgiana Thomas Scholarship 
(Two $1,000 scholarships will be awarded, one each to the first and second place winners)

 

The Georgiana Thomas Scholarship was created to recognize a North Allegheny senior rostered-athlete marching band member, who achieves academic excellence, displays leadership qualities, and makes a commitment to others through volunteer service to school and/or community. This is a one-time scholarship of $1000.00.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be a senior rostered-athlete/marching band member at North Allegheny High School
  • Achieve a cumulative QPA of 3.7 or higher by the end of the first semester of your senior year
  • Have not accepted a full tuition scholarship to a college or technical school

 

Instructions:

  • Fill out the Scholarship Application (don’t forget paragraph requirement listed at the bottom of the application).
  • Return the completed application to the UBO mailbox in the Athletic Department Office by April 16, 2018.
  • Applicants will be interviewed
  • On Tuesday, May 22, 2018, the recipient of the Georgiana Thomas Scholarship will be recognized at the UBO Meeting.

 

No late applications will be accepted. Click here to go to the Georgiana Thomas Scholarship Application. Please note that seniors can only apply for one scholarship, either the Georgiana Thomas Scholarship or the Don Vandergrift Memorial Scholarship.

 

 

 

Don Vandergrift Memorial Scholarship – $700
The Don Vandergrift Memorial Scholarship was created to recognize a North Allegheny senior rostered-athlete/marching band member who displays leadership qualities, and makes a commitment to others through volunteer service to school and/or community. This is a one-time scholarship of $700.00.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Be a senior rostered-athlete/marching band member at North Allegheny High School
  • A coach’s letter of recommendation must be submitted with application
  • Have not accepted a full tuition scholarship to a college or technical school

 

Instructions:

  • Fill out the Scholarship Application (don’t forget the paragraph requirement listed at the bottom of the application).
  • Return the completed application to the UBO mailbox in the Athletic Department Office by April 16, 2018
  • Applicants will be interviewed
  • On Tuesday, May 22, 2018, the recipient of the Don Vandergrift Memorial Scholarship will be recognized at the UBO Meeting.

 

No late applications will be accepted. Click here to go to the Don Vandergrift Memorial Scholarship Application. Please note that seniors can only apply for one scholarship, either the Georgiana Thomas Scholarship or the Don Vandergrift Memorial Scholarship.

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Purpose of Scholarship

In accordance with National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association’s (NIAAA) purpose to promote, facilitate and increase the knowledge and understanding of the vital role of interscholastic athletics in the educational system, this scholarship program will foster and recognize the partnership between the NIAAA and secondary education. The scholarships will recognize the distinguished scholastic, leadership and sportsmanship attributes of high school student-athletes, and the importance of high school athletics in each student’s life. Download the NIAAA Student Athlete Scholarship Application (Fillable PDF). States are encouraged to recognize each student who applies by presenting them with a certificate of recognition. Download Certificate of Recognition.