Overview: The GBA annually awards scholarship money to graduating seniors with a history of participation within the organization.
Award amount: $1,000 (minimum of 2 awards each year)
Contact Person: Traci Murphy Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
✓ Glastonbury resident or GHS Student
✓ Graduating Senior (Class of 2020)
✓ Applicant must have been involved in GBA for at least 4 years (as a player and/or coach)
✓ Plans to attend a 2 or 4 year college or university
o Award is only presented if the recipient has committed to a college
✓ Financial need considered (SAR - Student Aid Report)
One time only scholarship
Minimum of 2 recipients per year, GBA board would vote based on scholarship committee recommendation to opt for a 3rd recipient when appropriate
Consists of a minimum of 3 GBA Board of Directors and Commissioners
- Any board members with current graduating seniors will abstain to avoid any conflict of interest
Applicants will be scored on: years of involvement and strength of essay, financial need.
Application Instructions: Deadline for submission: Friday, March 6, 2020
1. Download application from www.GBAhoops.org (via Rules Manual / Documents tab)
2. Complete Application and attached all required information:
A short essay sharing the impact playing or coaching GBA basketball had on you. (approximately 300 words)
SAR (Student Aid Report)–Only attach summary page.
a. Electronically via email to Traci Murphy at: email@example.com
b. Manually by sending to: GBA Scholarship c/o T Murphy 92 Moseley Terrace Glastonbury, CT 06033
Award is presented at the recipient’s respective High School Award Night by a member of the GBA board/voting committee.