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2016 College Scholarship Application
In 2016 Clearwater For Youth will offer up to nine $5,000 college scholarships to be presented at
our Celebrity Banquet on February 27th. Each scholarship is currently given over a two year period
($2,500 per year) for college expenses. The recipients must be local graduating high school
Jacobi Adderley, Clearwater Central
Catholic - Outback Bowl Scholarship presented by Mitch Schriber
Jared Brown, Clearwater Central
Catholic - Clearwater For Youth Scholarship presented by Brian Aungst
Dane Belcher, Indian Rocks Christian
– Angelo Dundee Memorial Scholarship presented by Jim Dundee and Joe
Wilan Harvey, Osceola High School –
Clearwater Gas System Scholarship presented by Kristi Cheatham-Pettit
Kelsey Karmele, Calvary Christian –
Clara Borum Memorial Scholarship presented by Dawn Daugherty, Priority One Clearing
Madison Rubino, Clearwater – Solid
Waste/General Services Scholarship presented by Earl Gloster (Mrs. Rubino
Daniel Sawayda, Clearwater High
School – Don Zimmer Memorial Scholarship presented by Mrs. Soot Zimmer - TB Rays
and Beau Zimmer (Mr. Sawayda accepting)
Emma Steele, Clearwater High School–
Art Capogna Memorial Scholarship Presented by Al Capogna, Capogna’s Dugout (Mr.
& Mrs. Steele accepting)
For Youth, through your support continues to insure “ no child
is turned away” due to financial concerns.
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The criteria are as follows:
This award is given to a graduating high school senior that has participated in youth and or high
school sports activities and has through their participation shown "the highest qualities of good
sportsmanship, teamwork and moral standards".
The recipient is recommended by the Clearwater For Youth Scholarship Committee and approved by the
Board of Trustees. The recipient should have participated in youth and or high school sports, as
well as other activities for a reasonable length of time and demonstrated to their peers and
coaches the qualities outlined above. The award will help defray the costs of tuition, books, room
and board or other needed expenses.
Great weight is given in a variety of areas including financial need, academic and sports
achievement, leadership and Clearwater For Youth co-sponsor group participation. The target area
includes Pinellas County, more specifically in the greater Clearwater, North Pinellas area.
Scholarship candidates should email the CFY application along with one page essay “Why are you
interested in the CFY scholarship” to firstname.lastname@example.org to be considered. The application
includes current high school, GPA, extracurricular activities and awards (particularly, but not
exclusively in athletics) and participation in youth athletics, as well as anticipated universities
they may plan on attending and sport(s) they may be continuing at the collegiate level.
(All applications will be reviewed and the scholarship recipient and parents will be invited to
attend the CFY Celebrity Banquet, February 27, 2016 at the Sheraton Sand Key Resort, Clearwater
Beach, where the awards will be presented as part of the program. Recipients will also be invited
and recognized at the Clearwater City Council meeting on March 3, 2016.)
Deadline for application consideration is January 15, 2016. Recipients will be notified the week of
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