Lou Manzione Scholarship
Scholarship Sponsored by Atlantic Amateur Hockey Association
The Atlantic Amateur Hockey Association, known as AAHA and the Atlantic District of USA Hockey, is pleased to offer a scholarship program in Lou's name to students who plan to continue their education beyond the 12th grade. A total of two (2) one thousand dollar ($1,000) scholarships are available, one to a New Jersey High School Senior and the second to a High School Senior from Pennsylvania or Delaware.
A) The applicants must be high school seniors who are registered with USA Hockey.
B) Selection will be based on applicants essay score, scholastic achievement, coaches recommendation, teacher evaluations and extracurricular activities without regard to race, sex, religion or financial need.
C) The scholarships are not renewable.
D) The application form must be accompanied by an essay of 500 words or less on "The Value of High School Hockey to My Personal Development". It must also be accompanied by the applicant's high school transcript showing grades, SAT score, GPA and class rank.
E) Selection of recipients will be the responsibility of the Scholarship Committee.
F) All selections are final.
A) Students must have their scholarship application, teachers and coaches recommendation postmarked by February 1.
B) Selection will be made by March 15. Only applicants selected to receive a scholarship will be notified.
C) Each recipient must respond to his or her acceptance, in writing, by March 30.
D) Presentation of the scholarship will be made to each recipient at the annual meeting of the Atlantic District.
E) Before issuance of the monetary awards the recipients will provide a copy of the letter of acceptance to the school they plan to attend.
Note: To help out your coach and teachers and expedite their responses, give them a stamped self-addressed envelope made out to the Scholarship Committee with your name on left hand bottom comer.