Each year, the Merritt Volleyball Association provides a $1,000 scholarship to a local highschool graduate Volleyball Player who will be going to University in the fall.
The scholarship of $1,000.00 may be awarded to a single applicant however, in the event of a tie, the scholarship will be divided between both applicants. The scholarship amount must be used within two years of graduation. For example, June 20016 High School Graduates must use the scholarship amount no later than January 2018.
- The applicant must be planning to attend a post-secondary institution and must be able to provide proof of registration.
- The applicant must have participated in some form of organized sport in the past four years (with priority being given to those applicants who have played volleyball in some organized form). This would include school, league or club form.
- The recipient must have a history of volunteering in the Merritt Community. First priority will be given to the recipient who has volunteered in any form (coaching, organizing, set up, etc), for volleyball programs in Merritt.
- The recipient must show financial need.
To complete our Scholarship Application, please see your school councillor