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2016 WSSA Scholarships

The Wyoming State Snowmobile Association (WSSA) will again be offering scholarships to either graduating high school seniors or persons currently enrolled in college full time (12 semester credits), either physically or online. Scholarships will be given to the winners regardless of other grants or scholarships that the students may also receive.

Please submit all questions and completed forms to:

Shannon Glandt – shannonglandt@gmail.com OR

PO Box 11051, Jackson, WY 83002

 

Requirements are as follows:

  1. The applicant must be a member of a snowmobile club that is also a member of the Wyoming State Snowmobile Association.
  2. The applicant must submit the completed application form.
  3. The applicant must submit a cover letter.
  4. The applicant must submit a resume detailing his/her involvement in snowmobiling as well as extra-curricular activities.
  5. The applicant must submit an essay (essay subject located on the application form). The essay MUST follow the format below to be accepted:
  6. Minimum of two pages – typed.
  7. Double-spaced.
  8. Font – Times New Roman.
  9. Font size – 12 point.
  10. Margins – set to one inch for all margins (top, bottom, left side, right side).
  11. Page numbers (if included) should be .5 inch from the top of the page (not within the 1” margin).
  12. A header (for example, the essay question) can be added 1 inch from the top of the page, and then enter a double space and begin your essay.
  13. Do NOT include your name or club name anywhere within the essay. (NOTE: This information will be included within your application/resume/cover letter where applicable).
  14. Do NOT use bold-faced type or other special settings.
  15. If work is cited please add an additional ‘work-cited’ page at the end of the essay. This information will NOT be counted as part of the 2-page minimum.
  16. The applicable documents must be received by the WSSA Scholarship Chairman by February 1, 2016.
  17. Any entry that does not meet ALL of these requirements will be disqualified. NO EXCEPTIONS.

Additional rules:

  1. Students must use the scholarship within one year of receiving it.
  2. All scholarship checks will be written directly to the college and not to the student – no exceptions.
  3. The student ID#, college name and address to send the scholarship check to, needs to be provided to the WSSA Secretary by August 1 of the current year OR within 30 days of enrollment.

 

The first-place winner of the WSSA scholarship will have their essay sent to the Western Chapter of Snowmobile Associations Inc. for a chance to win an additional $2,000 grant.

Updated: October 27, 2016 — 5:22 pm
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