May 9/06 10:20 am - Stacey Levitt Women and Sport Scholarship
Posted by Editoress on 05/9/06
Stacey Levitt Women and Sport Scholarship
Courtesy SIRC and CAAWS
The Stacey Levitt Women and Sport Scholarship is in memory of a very special 18 year old woman who was struck down by a car while she was jogging on Aug. 30, 1995.
Stacey Levitt She was a superior athlete, a top student, and loved by many. She participated in sport for the sheer joy of the experience. She loved the camaraderie, the team work, and the competition and she displayed that love in many sports - swimming, scuba diving, tai kwon do, triathlon, gymnastics and jazz. Stacey always strived to be the best she could be, and filled her life with joy and meaning.
This scholarship is open to a young woman, a girls' team, or a sport organization that exemplifies Stacey's ideals and qualities:
demonstrates a keen interest in sports and a healthy lifestyle
takes the initiative to make positive things happen
is highly motivated and enthusiastic
strives to be the best and doesn't give up trying
This $2500 scholarship is in her memory. It will be shared by five recipients.
High school and university/college-age women are encouraged to apply. Consideration will be given to financial need. There is no application form. Candidates are simply asked to outline how the scholarship will be used for women and sport.
Deadline for Applications is May 31, 2006
Information on how to apply can be found HERE