Larry Briggs Memorial Scholarship

TO: Public and Private Secondary High School Principals

FROM: The Board of Directors - Western Massachusetts Small High School Basketball Scholarship Fund

SUBJECT: Larry Briggs Memorial Scholarship Applications

DATE: February 15, 2018

 

The Board of Directors of the Western Massachusetts Small High School Basketball Scholarship Fund is soliciting your student-athlete entries for this subject award for the 2017 - 2018 academic year.  

 

Below you will find basic information regarding the selection process and a two-page application which MUST BE SIGNED BY THE PRINCIPAL.

 

WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS SMALL HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT - Permanent Scholarship Fund

In 1939, the Western Massachusetts Small High School Basketball Tournament established a permanent scholarship fund.  The interest earned from this fund annually provides the income necessary to award these scholarships.

 

NAME: Larry Briggs Memorial Scholarship

ELIGIBILITY: Any student athlete graduating from a high school in the Berkshire, Franklin, Hampden, and Hampshire Counties and accepted by an accredited four-year college. The candidate must have been a participating member of the varsity basketball program at his/her respective high school.

BASIS FOR AWARD: The basis for awarding the scholarship shall focus primarily on the applicant's scholarship, character, leadership and financial need.

 

SELECTION CRITERIA: In making the selection, the Board of Directors will consider:

1.   Information contained in the application

2.   Recommendation from teacher, counselor or principal

3.   Recommendation from varsity basketball coach

4.   Scholarship abilities--enclose copy of transcript

5.   Financial need

 

DEADLINE FOR ALL APPLICATIONS: MUST BE RECEIVED BY APRIL 27, 2018 – FRIDAY - 3 PM

Applications should be returned to:

Email a completed PDF to: kdadmun@hatfieldps.net  

or mail to

Smith Academy,

Attention:  Kristy Dadmun

34 School Street

Hatfield, MA  01038   

Phone: (413) 247-5641

 

WESTERN MASSACHUSETTS SMALL HIGH SCHOOL BASKETBALL

LARRY BRIGGS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION

 

PDF iconLARRY BRIGGS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION LETTER--'17-'18.pdf

 

(This PDF may be completed within a broswer but must be saved to a desktop or cloud drive to "save." The most effective way to access the electronic form is to download to your local computer/cloud.)