The Walton S&D Booster Club is proud to offer: The Grace Bunke Scholarship!

These scholarships are brought to you by our Premier Sponsor Northwestern Mutual and Kirk Wimberly IV

Kirk Wimberly and his team assist individuals in identifying the core values, beliefs and legacy they want to to perpetuate for themselves, their families and hteir communities.  This is accomplished through a dynamic process of design, coordination, implementation and regular review of strategies aimed at achieving the goals and objectives of the client. 

We will be offering one swimmer/diver a $1,000 scholarship. The student athlete must meet the following criteria in order to qualify for this scholarship.


1.         The recipient must be enrolled full time at Walton High School.

2.         The recipient must be a Walton High School Senior.

3.         The recipient must be a current active swimmer or diver on the Walton Swim & Dive Team.

4.         The scholarship may be used at any four-year accredited college or university.

5.         The scholarship funds of $1,000 will be paid directly to the winner with the understanding that the recipient will utilize the money for college expenses.

6.         This Google Doc form, Grace Bunke Scholarship Application, must be completed and submitted.

7.         Part 3 of Application:  Essay Section should be under 1000 words on "How has overcoming challenges you have faced impacted your life or the lives of those around you?" 

11.      Due Date: February 12th.  No entries will be accepted after this date.

12.      A scholarship committee, made up of the coaches and the Bunke family, will select the winner by March 1st.

13.      The scholarship winner will be announced on the Walton Swim & Dive website in early March.

14.      The scholarship winner will also be notified via email in early March.

15.      The scholarship winner will be awarded a check in the sum of $1,000 at the end of the season Banquet.

16.      Awarded amount: $1.000 Scholarship for one senior per swim and dive season.

If you meet the above criteria and you wish to apply for this scholarship, please click HERE and complete the on-line Google Form Application.

Good luck to all those who apply!