KIP LINDSAY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP – Donated by Oceanside FC
Two recipients of $500.00 each
Oceanside FC awards two $500 scholarships. Applications for the scholarships will be received from graduating students of Ballenas Secondary School and Kwalikum Secondary. This scholarship will be available to all students, whether that be in class or online learning.
Criteria for Selection:
The scholarships are to be awarded to students proceeding to any recognized university or post-secondary institution.
All applicants must have a C+ average, however, soccer skills and / or participation with the Oceanside FC as a coach, referee, etc. will be a deciding factor as well as scholastic standing.
Applicants must have been involved in youth soccer for the past three consecutive seasons, including the current season, within the Oceanside FC, if the club had teams for them to play on in the past three consecutive seasons. Candidates must also be proficient in soccer, as indicated by their play or have shown worthwhile contribution in coaching, refereeing or administration.
The following must accompany the application:
A letter from the school principal or counsellor certifying the candidate’s age, scholarship, ability and participation in school activities.
A transcript of the student’s marks & current marks to the application date must be attached.
A letter from the coach, manager or club executive indicating the candidate’s character, leadership and information as to soccer ability and / or contribution to refereeing, coaching or administration.
Selection for this scholarship will be made by a committee of the Oceanside FC Board of the graduating year.
How to Access the Scholarship:
• Please refer to your scholarship recipient letter for instructions on how to access the funds for this scholarship
The recipient of this scholarship must provide proof of attendance at a post-secondary institution within 18 months of graduation.