The Bruce Johnson Memorial Scholarship

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[City, State Zip]:






School Attended:


Parents' Names:


Parents' Phone:


Parents' Email:


Please complete all phases of this application with accurate and full responses. We want to treat each applicant equally. Your accurate and honest responses will help us do just that.

1. Please state your career objective and the path you intend to take to reach your goal, including both short-term and long-term goals:

2. Please summarize your perception of your academic progress in school, including your estimate of cumulative grade for your four years of high school.

3. In what sports did you participate in your four years of high school, and what awards did you win for your athletic abilities?

4. Briefly describe some volunteer activities in which you participated and your reasons for being a part of these activities:

5. In 50 words or less, write a paragraph which expresses your best explanation of financial hardship which qualifies you for this specific award.

6. From whom may we expect letters of recommendation?

Varsity Basketball Coach:


School Counselor


Please inform your counselor that his/her letter of recommendation should not only be an honest perception of your worthiness, but should also include your current cumulative average and class standing.

Both your coach and your counselor should give you a sealed envelope with their respective signatures written over the seal of the envelope.

You then will place these two envelopes and your written application in a larger mailing envelope and mail it to the address below:

Section V Boys' Basketball Committee
2017-2018 Scholarship Application
45 Mill Street
Spencerport, NY 14559

The winner of the award will be notified by phone and will be expected to be in attendance at the Blue Cross Arena at the Rochester War Memorial Saturday Night, March 3, 2018.

Application must be received no later than February 15, 2018, to be eligible for consideration.