Mission:  Metropolitan Swimming shall promote, develop and improve competitive swimming through education, support and opportunities for participation to a diverse swimming community.
Vision:  To inspire and provide quality opportunities for our members to achieve excellence in the sport of competitive swimming.
Metropolitan Swimming stands with our community against racist actions, incendiary statements, and violence against any person. This means we must engage individuals throughout our member community in tough conversations about inequalities, identify the signs of systematic racism, and share proven solutions.

2024 Scholarship Information - Coming Soon

2023 Scholarship Information - CLOSED

Scholarship Application

Len Galuzzi Memorial Scholarship Letter

Joe Stetze Memorial Schollarship Letter

2022 Scholarship Applications - CLOSED

Joe Stetz Memorial Scholarship

Len Galluzzi Memorial Scholarship

2021 Scholarship Awards

Francesca Arciniegas - Condors Swim Club - attending Northeastern University

Adriana Kamor - Long Island Aquatic Club - attending Case Western Reserve University



Joe Stetz

Len Galluzzi

This scholarship recognizes Len Galluzzi's dedication over 5 decades to both competitive age group and senior swimming and to honor his strength of character in overcoming obstacles in the later years of his career. Len was named to the Metro Hall of Fame as a coach, and had tenures with Gotham Aquatic Association, Gotham Aqua Kings, Asphalt Green Unified Aquatics, Flushing YMCA, New York Aquatic Club and Columbia University. As an athlete, Galluzzi was an NCAA All American, swimming for Adelphi University, where he was a team and pool record holder and Hall of Fame inductee. Len passed away in 2015, Those of us who knew and loved Lenny are humbled each and every day by the legacy of his strength of character and sheer will he possessed to push through all the adversity that befell him. This award, in his honor, goes to the 2 Metro Swimmers who best exemplified that same inner strength and fortitude.