For a female senior swimmer attending Durango High School, Big Picture High School or Animas High School, and swimming for Durango High School Swim Team.

Application Cycle: November 15, 2019 – February 1, 2020
Deadline to Submit: February 1, 2020 by 11:59 PM
Award Amount: $1,000 to student’s choice school
Selection: Recipients will be selected by the DEF Scholarship Committee, in conjunction with the Brinton Family

Student should exemplify:
– A commitment to the Durango High School Swim Team, both in duration and in attitude
– Leadership qualities
– Minimum 3.0 GPA
– Moral character
– Financial need

Applications are by Electronic-Submission Only via the link provided. If you do not have access to a computer, please inform your High School Counselor. To ensure a complete application, please read through the details below.

A complete application will include:
1. All student information (i.e. name, contact information, GPA, intended colleges, etc)

2. Current transcript and senior year mid-term grades. Please note: a complete senior transcript showing sustained GPA may be required before award is remitted to student’s choice college

3.  Letter of Interest that addresses:
– Qualifications for award
– Intentions for college

4. 2 Letters of Recommendation (LORs) from the following: 
LOR #1: From an unrelated person speaking to your qualities outlined in “Eligibility and Requirements”
LOR #2: Applicant’s Swim Coach