2019 Wallingford Family YMCA Dolphins Swim Team College Scholarship

The Wallingford Family YMCA Dolphins (WFYD) would like to recognize dedicated swimmers who have represented the Wallingford Family YMCA with distinction. These individuals have been outstanding
competitive swimmers and contributors to their team, as well as being good students who are active in the community, and represent the YMCA’s core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility.
The WFYD Swim Team College Scholarship is open to high school seniors who are members of the Wallingford Family YMCA, and who have been current members of the WFYD Swim Team for at least two years. A $500 scholarship will be awarded to a selected recipient to be used towards college tuition and books.
The scholarship will be awarded based on the submitted application package and input from the WFYD coaching staff.

The WFYD Parent Association Executive Committee will review all applications, discuss reviews and then select the most qualified candidate.

The winner will be notified by March 25, 2019 and will be announced at the WFYD Swim Team Banquet. By submitting an application which will include an essay, the applicant is agreeing to share the essay with the WFYD community at the team banquet.

Eligibility:
● Senior in high school
● Planning to attend a 2 or 4 year college
● Member of the Wallingford Family YMCA
● Current member of the WFYD Swim Team for at least two years

Deadline and Submission Information:

Application Package
● Application must be submitted no later than February 25, 2019
● Application package must be submitted in its entirety
● Please submit application to Colynda LeSieur at colynda@gmail.com