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September 3, 2013

September Scholarships

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Indiana Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance — Four $500 scholarships will be awarded this year to college-bound high school seniors. The scholarships will provide financial assistance to deserving high school students who plan to attend an Indiana college or university to pursue an education which leads to a degree in one of IAHPERD’s disciplines: health education, physical education, recreation, dance education, or sport administration. Majors in such fields as pre-medicine, nursing, physical therapy, engineering, dental hygiene, nutrition and other health professions are NOT within the fields represented in IAHPERD and cannot be considered for these scholarships. Criteria: participation in school activities, participation in community activities, academic achievement (minimum GPA of 3.0, financial need, and proposed major in one of the disciplines. Deadline: January 15

Playing with Purpose Scholarship — This program recognizes and rewards the nations outstanding Christian student athletes. Criteria: currently a high school sophomore, junior or senior, maintain a minimum “C” grade average or higher, currently a varsity level athlete in one or more sports, and a committed follower of Jesus Christ. The online application process can be found at: www.playingwithpurpose.org Top Four finalists will receive a $2,000 College Scholarship and the top 20 finalists will receive a $300 Sport Quest Scholarship. Deadline: February 1

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