Luzerne County Sports Hall of Fame Scholarship Program

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  • About the Award

    About the Award

    Two Scholar-Athlete scholarships will be awarded to a male and female senior athlete.

  • Scholarship Criteria

    Scholarship Criteria

    To find the criteria for the scholarship program please see requirements below.

  • Scholarship Nomination

    Scholarship Nomination

    Guidance Counselors please see the information below to nominate a deserving student-athlete.

2019 School Districts

School Districts eligible for scholarship consideration for the Spring of 2019: Hazleton Area, MMI, Crestwood, and Northwest Area.

About the Award

The Luzerne County Sports Hall of Fame – John Louis Popple Chapter is pleased to present a Scholar-Athlete award to a male and female senior athlete chosen from school districts in counties which comprise this chapter. Counties included are Luzerne, Bradford, Sullivan, Wyoming, and Northern Columbia. These awards, which will consist of $500.00 ( one male/one female – 1000.00 total) and a certificate suitable for framing will be presented to a senior male and female student/athlete.

Scholarship Nomination

A completed form from the guidance department and a written response to scholarship questions by the individual will be forwarded to the chapter selection committee.

Guidance Counselors Only

High School Guidance Counselors, to nominate a student athlete for scholarship consideration,

please click below to submit your nomination form.


Scholarship Criteria

The following qualifications are necessary for consideration:

The winner is required to attend the Chapter banquet at the designated facility.  

  • Has made a significant contribution to varsity athletics at the high school
  • Has been a servant/leader to community and high school activity
  • Is ranked in the top (20%) of the graduating class – GPA/Class Standing
  • Has committed to attend a post-secondary institution. Denote prospective college/university (provide copy of acceptance letter)
Nomination Form

Significant Contribution to Varsity Athletics

Service to Community and High School

High Academic Achievement

Committed to Attend Post-Secondary Institution

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