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The Greater Sacramento Softball Association (GSSA) is an affiliation of the Amateur Softball Association (ASA), the National Governing Body of Softball in the United States. As a part of GSSA’s Mission Statement, one of the goals of our organization is to provide scholarships to enable more persons an opportunity for advanced education. The GSSA Scholarship is designed to help assist student-athletes who have participated in the GSSA program.Requirements:
Applicant must be an ASA registered player for the current season.
Applicant must have participated in at least two GSSA qualifying tournaments in 2013. Tournaments run by Gary Ybarra or Championship play events.
Applicant must be a graduating high school senior.
Applicant must have a minimum of 3.0 GPA (include copy of transcript – unofficial OK)
500 word essay on how softball has affected your life.
Two letters of recommendation. One from coach, one from teacher.Selection Criteria:
Number of years of participation in ASA
Academic Achievement School Activities
Overall CharacterScholarship Award Amounts:
Qty 3 - $1,000 Awards
Qty 10 - $500 Awards
The awarding and funding of any scholarship through this program is entirely dependent upon the generation of proceeds as a result of contributions from participating GSSA tournament directors. Awards may need to be adjusted based on available funds.Deadline to Apply:
Completed Applications Due Sunday, December 31st, 2013
Greater Sacramento Softball AssociationC/O – Scholarship Program
6380 Tupelo Drive, Suite 3
Citrus Heights, CA 95621