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Up and Coming Scholarship Award

Apply for the 2017 “Up and Coming Scholarship Award”

Do you know a young winter sports athlete who could benefit from one of two $7,500 scholarships?

Award Eligibility – Athletes must meet the following criteria to be eligible:

  • Young men and women ages 12-18
  • Competing in Winter Sports
  • Financial Need
  • Amateur Athlete
  • Contribution to Community
  • Provide three (3) references and provide their relationship and contact information

The application deadline for the 2017 Up and Coming Scholarship is November 1, 2017. Thank you to all the athletes who applied. We will contact you if you have been chosen. Good Luck!

Applications are due on or before November 1, 2017. Successful applicants will be notified by December 1st, 2017. Decisions will be made by the Sarah Burke Foundation Board of Directors, as well as, an athletic scholarship committee. Two $7,500 scholarships will be awarded. All decisions by the board and committee are final.

Congratulations to our winners of the 2017 Up and Coming Scholarship РSnowboarder Finn Finestone from Whistler, British Columbia, and Skier Caoimhe Heavey, from Fernie, British Columbia. We were overwhelmed by the quality of the applications this year!  Thank you to all who applied.