EACH CANDIDATE MUST MEET THE FOLLOWING REQUIREMENTS:

Candidate must be a graduating senior who actively participated in a swimming and/or diving program at an NMAA member school for at least 2 years in grades 8-12; one of which must include the senior year.
Candidate must have a GPA of at least 3.0 and must maintain a minimum of 5 classes during their senior year.
Candidate’s official high school transcript must be submitted.
Applicants must submit a one page personal statement addressing how involvement in swimming/diving impacted his/her high school career.
Nominators must submit a one page statement addressing the candidate’s worthiness of this award.
A recent photograph or clear snapshot of the candidate must be submitted.
At least three letters of recommendation must be submitted. One must be from a candidate’s coach/sponsor, and one must from a candidate’s teacher
Candidate must graduate from high school during the year of application and begin college the following fall semester.
Candidate must not receive any other swimming related financial aid
NOTE: One male and one female will be selected as scholarship recipients

 

TIPS ON COMPLETING THE APPLICATION/NOMINATION PACKET

1. Read the requirements listed above carefully.
2. Be sure to fill out the application/nomination form completely.
3. Applications/nominations must be submitted by February 1, 2018.
4. Submit all materials together to insure that all information is received.
5. Incomplete application/nomination packets will not be considered.

 

Application Checklist

Questions:

Application/nomination form Dusty Young
505-923-3268
dusty@nmact.org

If you have questions, or would like more information, please
contact Dusty Young at 505-923-3268 or dusty@nmact.org.

Official Transcript
Personal Statement
Photograph
Three (3) letters of recommendation
Nominating Statement (if applicable)