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Scholarship Overview

2021-2022 SCHOLARSHIP CYCLE: APPLICATIONS WILL BE ACCEPTED
NOVEMBER 15, 2021 – FEBRUARY 15, 2022

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SCHOLARSHIP DETAILS

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 – February 15
Deadline to Submit: February 15 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

ELIGIBILITY AND REQUIREMENTS

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

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS

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:

-All student information (i.e. name, contact information, GPA, intended colleges, etc.)
-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 the student’s choice college
-Letter of Interest that addresses:

– Qualifications for the award
– Intentions for college

-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