Scholarship Information

The purpose of the Scott Christian Memorial Soccer Foundation is to perpetuate the memory of this fine outstanding young man by promoting soccer among youth soccer players and establishing an educational scholarship. Each year a female and male senior student athlete who best demonstrates his/her commitment to excellence In academics and the game of soccer will be awarded The Scott Christian Memorial Soccer Scholarship. This scholarship seeks to reward students striving to develop their individual talents to further the common good of the team and community.

APPLICATION CRITERIA

  • The Scott Christian Memorial Scholarship is available to college bound high school senior soccer players (males and females) who have the intention of competing at the college level.
  • Scholarships are available to students who attend high schools in the Boone, Kenton, Campbell, Gallatin, Grant, Pendleton, and Bracken counties of Northern Kentucky.
  • All applicants must currently be either high school or club team players.
  • All applicants must have an overall Grade Point Average of 2.7 or better on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent).

 

SELECTION CRITERIA

Scholarship applicants will be judged on academics, soccer ability, sportsmanship, ethics, enthusiasm, community involvement, and citizenship. There will be no consideration placed on race, color, creed, nationality, sex, or religious preference.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE

  • First, if you have a Facebook account, Like Us on Facebook:  We want to tag you in our official announcement.
  • Please download the 2019 Scholarship Application and submit via one of the two methods below 
  • E-mail. Applications may be submitted via e-mail to: scholarship@scottchristiansoccer.org
    • Applications must be received no later than midnight Friday, March 29, 2019
    • Applications should be submitted in either MS Word (.doc) or Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) format.
    • All letters of recommendation, transcripts, or accompanying documentation should also be scanned and submitted in Adobe Acrobat format.
    • Applicants submitting their completed application by e-mail specifically acknowledge that the Foundation is not responsible for misdirected e-mails or incompatibility issues regarding the format of the applicant’s application. The Foundation will attempt to contact any applicant if there is an incompatibility issue regarding the applicant’s submission, but the application deadline will not be extended due to any such technology issue.
  • U.S. Mail. Applications may be submitted in hard copy form and postmarked no later than midnight, Friday, March 29, 2019.
    • Completed applications should be sent to:
             Scott Christian Memorial Soccer Foundation, Inc.
             7310 Turfway road, Suite 210, Florence, KY 41042


Finalists will be notified by Friday, April 26, 2019.

The Scott Christian Memorial Scholarship is a onetime total grant to be divided and awarded among up to five individual winners. The number of scholarship winners and amount of each such scholarship is to be determined by the Scholarship Selection Committee and the Board of Directors of the Scott Christian Memorial Soccer Foundation, upon their sole and absolute discretion. Applicants may be subject to an interview process and applications will be evaluated upon the criteria set forth in this scholarship application.