Melrose Little League Announces Annual Scholarship

Application Deadline is May 10, 2021.

UpdatedThursday April 1, 2021 byJay Recinito.

Melrose Little League seeks to implant firmly in the children of Melrose the ideals of good sportsmanship, honesty, loyalty, courage, teamwork and respect for authority through wholesome and effective leadership in the disciplines of baseball so that they may be well adjusted, stronger, happier children and those that will grow to be good, decent, healthy and trustworthy citizens.

 

In an effort to recognize those children who have been members of Melrose Little League and who have continued to demonstrate a commitment to our Melrose community, while advancing their education and the ideals of our League, a one-time scholarship in the amount of $1,000.00 will be awarded to two eligible and deserving student scholarship applicants. Scholarship funds must be applied toward future tuition (higher education and/or professional certification or licensing) and directly related fees and costs. All qualified high school seniors are encouraged to submit an application.

 

APPLICATION CRITERIA and PROCESS

1) Eligible students must be: a) a past member of Melrose Little League (including Churchill American Little League and Melrose National Little League); b) a current resident of Melrose; and c) a senior attending high school and eligible for graduation in the year in which the application is submitted.

 

2) Each student applicant must complete and submit the attached Application Cover Page AND compose an essay of no less than one page describing his or her Little League experience and any lasting, positive influence(s)received including, but not limited to those that may continue to have a positive impact upon the applicant.

 

3) Student transcripts, resumés or letters of recommendations are NOT required however anything submitted in support of an application will be reviewed and considered.

 

4) Complete Application submissions (cover page, essay and any supporting materials) should be sent via email to Melrose Little League Secretary: mll.secretary@melroselittleleague.org or sent via U.S. Mail to Melrose Little League c/ o Eric Doyle, Secretary, 201 First Street, Melrose MA 02176. 5)

 

All Applications must be received no later than: May 10, 2021.

 

Download the application below:

2021 MLL Scholarship.pdf