The Bay Arena Minor Hockey Association in Bay Roberts is now accepting applications for the 2014 Wesley Gosse Memorial Scholarship.
Named in honour of the late Wesley Gosse, former educator, minor hockey coach and member of the Bay Arena board of directors, the scholarship is awarded to the graduating midget player who best exemplifies character, teamwork and involvement in the community.
Gosse, who passed away in 2009, was also a president with Bay Arena minor for 16 years.
The scholarship award is handed out at the annual year-end banquet at the Bay Arena and is valued at $500.
The award is presented by Bay Arena minor in conjunction with the Bay Arena board of directors.
To be eligible to receive the scholarship, the player must be in Level III, registered with Bay Arena minor and be attending a post-secondary institution in the fall of 2014.
Aspiring applicants must submit the following:
- Address, telephone number and email address;
- Provide a transcript of Level III midterm marks;
- Provide a written recommendations from a teacher and coach that speak to character and sportsmanship of the applicant; and
- A list of extracurricular activities such as volunteer work.
The deadline for applications is May 5 and they should be submitted to the Bay Arena office.
For more information, visit bamha.goaline.ca.