COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS

$2,500 YMCA Hall of Fame Scholarship 

Named to honor the long term commitment of our many donors.

$500 G. Dale Meyer Scholarship

Named in honor of a beloved board member of the YMCA and the founder of the scholarship fund.

Both of these scholarships may be used at any accredited institution of learning, including schools with 4-year, 2-year, trade or vocational degree programs. They are available to all currently enrolled high school seniors who have had a significant experience or connection with a YMCA.

$1000 Elsie Wong Scholarship

Established to honor the memory of Elsie Yuk Moi Wong. This scholarship is to be directed toward a nursing student in any secondary education institution nursing program. Award recipient can include incoming or returning students and is not limited to first-year students.

The selection committee will review each application in terms of a combination of factors, including merit, academic and extracurricular credentials, awards, leadership, overall student achievement and the impact of the Y on the applicant.

Download application or pick up at any of our YMCA centers. All applications are due no later than May 1, 2019. The winners of the scholarships will be notified no later than May 15, 2019 and will be awarded their scholarship at our Board of Directors meeting on Thursday, May 23, 2019.

Download Application

The following items must be submitted along with your application:

  • A one page essay describing the impact that the Y has had on you, lessons learned from participation in Y programs and how the Y core values play a part in your everyday life.
  • A letter of recommendation from a teacher, counselor or administrator.

Contact Teresa.Roalson@ymcanoco.org with questions.