Sponsored By The Defy The Odds Foundation
The Richard T. Foley Fund
The Pequannock Unit of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Northwest NJ is proud to announce that there are basketball scholarships available for BGCPQ travel and recreation basketball this season!
The Richard T. Foley Fund will provide four basketball scholarships for the 2014-2015 season as follows:
· Two full scholarships for BGCPQ Recreation Basketball, to be awarded to one female and one male player each
· Two full BGCPQ Travel Basketball scholarships, not gender specific).
To be considered for a scholarship, players must write an essay explaining why basketball is important to them and what being part of a basketball team means to them personally.
Essays must be handwritten (legible!), be at least 250 words and contain the following information on the BACK of the essay:
· Player name, age, gender, grade, parent name and contact number
· Indication of whether you are applying for a Recreation or Travel Basketball scholarship
Essays must be written by the players, not the parents! Essays are due no later than 5 p.m. Wednesday, October 29th. Essays received after the deadline will not be considered for the scholarship. The decisions of the judges are final.