JANIVA WILLIS SCHOLARSHIP FUND
Softball New Brunswick is pleased to announce the Janiva Willis Scholarship Fund that will give $500 to a deserving male and female softball player to assist with post-secondary education. Janiva was an extremely talented player from New Brunswick who went on to a distinguished NCAA softball career and played for Team Canada. She was particularly interested in helping to set up programs for youth through her non-profit foundation.
The award is administered by Softball New Brunswick. It is expected that the award winners will have exhibited leadership traits and skill in softball while giving back to the sport. The award will be presented at the Annual Awards Recognition Dinner held in the fall of each year.
To qualify for this award the applicant must be/have:
- A member in good standing of Softball New Brunswick;
- A resident of New Brunswick;
- A graduating grade 12 student who plans to attend a recognized post-secondary education institute OR a student currently in attendance at a recognized Canadian post-secondary educational institution;
- Completed application form;
- At least ONE reference letter.
SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS 2019:
- Jesse Williams
- Alex Gauvin
SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS 2020:
- Danielle Richard
- Matt Whipple
Application(s) for the Janiva Willis Scholarship Fund must be submitted by September 24th and sent via email to the SNB office for review and selection by the Awards Committee which includes: SNB President, Vice President, Executive Director, Minor Female, Minor Male and Adult Coordinator.
If you are unable to submit your nomination via email, please print out the application form, complete the requirements, and mail to the SNB office:
Attention: Awards Committee
Softball New Brunswick Inc.
900 Hanwell Road, Suite 13
Fredericton, NB E3B 6A2