Scott Fibranz Memorial Baseball & Softball Scholarship Applications Open January 20th, 2021 - April 8th, 2021

The Scott Fibranz Memorial Baseball & Softball Scholarship is not currently accepting applications.

The 2021 Scott Fibranz Memorial Baseball Scholarship will accept applications January 20th, 2021 – April 8th, 2021. Applications must be submitted no later than 5 pm AKST.

The Scott Fibranz Memorial Baseball Scholarship Fund was established with The Alaska Community Foundation in 1997.  Scott Fibranz was an avid baseball player who often played on three summer leagues and coached numerous little league teams. Scott was a lifelong Alaskan and community volunteer. His legacy carries on today through the awarding of the Scott Fibranz Memorial Baseball Scholarship. This scholarship awards baseball or softball players, to further their college education. Beginning in 2020, the committee agreed to welcome applications from softball players.

Scholarship awards will be up to $1000.

 

Qualifications:

  • Participant in an Alaskan high school baseball or softball program during the semester immediately prior to graduation from high school
  • Student entering or enrolled in University, College or Trade school
  • And/Or a participant in the American Legion League during the summer baseball season immediately following graduation from high school

Preferences:

  • Minimum 2.5 GPA
  • Playing in a college/university baseball or college/university softball program

Criteria:

  • Personal Statements
  • Transcripts
  • Personal school budget; including any additional financial aid
  • Two (2) Letters of Recommendation: two are required and one must be from a baseball or softball coach
  • Proof of application or acceptance to post-secondary institution
  • Proof of your tryout of a college baseball or college softball program if applicable

IMPORTANT: Successful applicants must submit their student ID number and program information to ACF through the online system before their award can be disbursed. If we do not receive the above information by June 30, 2021, the scholarship may not be awarded. Please contact ACF if you cannot send in the information by this date.

Contact The Alaska Community Foundation with questions: scholarships@alaskacf.org or 907-334-6700