Ron Wilkins Memorial Scholarship, News (Burlington City Rep Hockey Club)

PrintNews Article
Click to view full-size image
Ron Wilkins Memorial Scholarship
Submitted By Admin on Thursday, January 21, 2016
Selection Criteria and Application Procedures

Purpose: Ron Wilkins was a founder and President of the Burlington City Rep Hockey Club.  
Established in 1997 in the spirit of Ron’s dedication to minor hockey and his love of young people, the Ron Wilkins Memorial Midget Scholarship is awarded annually by the BCRHC Executive to a deserving graduating Midget.  The scholarship award in the amount of $1,000 is intended to assist him/her in his/her pursuit of a university or college post-secondary education.  
 
Player Eligibility: To be eligible, the player must be a graduating midget residing in Burlington who has played a majority of his/her minor hockey career with the Burlington City Rep Eagles.
 
During that time, he/she must have demonstrated exemplary character, significant scholastic aptitude, leadership potential, teamwork and an appreciation for community involvement.  The candidate should serve as a loyal and positive role model to all Burlington Eagles.
 
Application Procedures: Players are requested to submit: 
•        a letter to the BCRHC Executive, outlining details about himself/herself, the selection criteria and eligibility requirements.  The letter should also include particulars about the player’s individual Eagle experience and how this experience has been personally beneficial or rewarding.
•        At least two recommendation letters.  These may be from a principal, teacher or counselor from his/her high school or another individual (not a relative) such as coach, employer, etc., who is familiar with the player’s accomplishments and character. 
•        Current official transcript
•        Evidence of any other awards, accomplishments, volunteerism, etc.
 
Application packets must be received by March 16th.  Please deliver to the hockey office at 1176 Blair Road Burlington, in a sealed envelope addressed to Jean Longfield.
 
The winning candidate will be advised by March ti, and will be invited, along with his/her parents, to the Annual Volunteer and Sponsor Appreciation Gala on April 2nd,  2016 to acknowledge acceptance of the award.  

Thank you and all the best to eligible candidates.

Jean Longfield
Director
BCRHC Eagles

 
This article has been viewed 2092 times.
News ArchiveOther Recent Articles
  • 30
    Jul
    Organization
    Congratulations to Josh Wyatt for being granted the 2020-21 Ron Wilkins Memorial Scholarship Award! Josh is an extremely positive role model to all our Burlington Eagles players, and we could not be more proud to be grating this award to him.
  • 28
    Jul
    Organization
    Only three days left! If you are interested in joining the Al's Source for Sports team, please email your resume to [email protected], or you can drop off your resume at 3485 Fairview Street.
  • 07
    Jul
    Organization
    The Burlington City Rep Hockey Club (BCRHC) will be hosting our 2021 Annual General Meeting on Wednesday, July 21st, 2021 at 7:00pm virtually through video conferencing.
  • 29
    Jun
    Organization
    The Burlington Eagles are extremely excited to congratulate all our players that were selected in the OHL Under-16 and Under 18 Priority Selections in 2021! Four Eagles players were selected over the two drafts, including three of our Under-16 ...
  • 27
    Jun
    Organization
    Best Education Prep is hosting a FREE information session webinar this Tuesday, June 29th at 7:00pm. This webinar will provide details about the scholarship process and pathways to the NCAA & USports levels, as well as the SAT/ACT tests and academic ...
  • 30
    May
    Organization
    The Burlington Eagles and the Burlington Lions-Optimist Minor Hockey Association (BLOMHA) will be working together to operate tryouts and form teams at the youngest age groups as a collaborative effort.
  • 21
    May
    Organization
    Eagles Families, Due to Covid-19, the current lockdown and the pending fall tryouts, there will not be any fit nights for the coming season.  The only way to secure custom Eagles pants, gloves and bags at the best price for the start of the ...
  • 13
    May
    Organization
    Eagles families, Please see the following information regarding the OHF’s current expected plan for the 2021/22 minor hockey season. We anticipate the first tryouts for our AAA Under-12 and older teams to start September 10th, with the Under-11 ...
Printed from burlingtoneagles.com on Friday, July 30, 2021 at 11:46 AM