University of Delaware  

Figure Skating Club    

2017 Skater Recognition Awards
2017 SCHOLASTIC HONORS AWARD AND GERARD RENAUD ENTRIES DUE 6/16/2017!  DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED!



This year University of Delaware Figure Skating Club will be honoring skaters who qualify for the Scholastic Honors Awards and the Gerard Renaud Memorial Award. Only UDFSC home club members are eligible to apply. Below is some information on what is needed to apply for the awards. The essays are due by June 16th, and should be sent to udfsc@udfsc.com. Good luck, and we look forward to reading your essays!

 

Scholastic Honors Award (By grade level group: K-2($50), 3-5($50), 6-8($100), 9-12($100), college ($100)

A Scholastic Honors Award will be presented to a skater in each grade level group who has shown a dedication to skating combined with a commitment to academic excellence during the past year (July 16, 2016-June 1, 2017). In order to be considered for this award, a skater must submit their name and grade level in an email, and provide the requested documentation of tests passed, as well as competitions entered and event finishes. The skater must be enrolled in an accredited school with a 3.5 minimum GPA. Skaters must submit a copy of their most recent grade report along with an essay (one page, double spaced) on how skating has impacted his or her life in a positive way. A monetary award and certificate of accomplishment will be presented to award winners. (Home schooled students will not be considered.)

 

Gerard Renaud Memorial Award (only graduating high school seniors will be considered)
The Gerard Renaud Memorial Award will be presented to the high school senior who most exemplifies Jerry’s commitment to hard work and excellence through their skating and their academic performance. High school seniors enrolled in and attending an accredited school may submit their documentation of tests, competitions, (July 16, 2016 - June 1, 2017), a copy of their most recent grade report and an essay (one page, double spaced) on how skating has impacted his or her life in a positive way. A monetary award and certificate of accomplishment will be presented.(Home schooled students will not be considered.)

 

How to access your test and competition information:

Log into USFS at www.usfigureskating.org. Click on Members Only in the top right hand side of the page. Log in using your Member # and password. Go to your Account tab on the far right and go to Member profile. Click on the Skate tests tab and print out the relevant information. Click on the Competitions tab and repeat. Submit copies with your application email.