Scholarships & Grants
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MAMMOTH TEAMS SCHOLARSHIPS & AWARDS
TEAM FEE & TRAVEL ASSISTANCE
Applications are available now and due June 28, 2013. Awards will be made in July.
Team Fee Assistance Award
This is a scholarship to assist qualified athletes with a percentage of team fees.
This award is made as a reimbursement, based on 2012-13 team fees and athletic and academic performance.
Skiing athletes must be born in 2002 or earlier in order to be eligible for the Team Fee Assistance Award. Minimum grade level eligible for award is Fourth Grade. Snowboard Athletes: the minimum age is Development Team.
Athlete must be currently enrolled in accredited and supported school curriculum or approved course of study. Post-graduate athletes are eligible to apply. Minimum eligible Grade Point Average is 3.25 or comparable equivalent. A copy of the final grade report for the most recent reporting period of the school year must accompany this application.
Award comes in the form of reimbursement, following the meeting of the above criteria at the end of the winter season. Reimbursement amount is determined by type and amount of team fees paid by athlete for the 2012-13 season, and may be applied directly to next season’s fees.
Applicants must include a personal statement on a separate piece of paper, describing their accomplishments during the season, goals for the future and why they feel they are eligible for the Team Fee Assistance Award.
Competition Travel Assistance Award
Assists with travel package expense for out-of-division competition for qualified athletes.
Age for athletes is from age 13 (minimum) as of 12/31/12. Athletes are eligible through the age of 19.
Athlete must be currently enrolled in middle or high school, or an accredited and supported middle or high school curriculum with college Preparatory courses.
Assistance is only available for individuals who have qualified through their respective divisions. This generally covers alpine Regional, National and International Events. Snowboard and free ski events include: Revolution Tour, Grand Prix, Burton Global Open & Dew Tour. (Note that MMCF provided financial assistance for nationals directly to the team.)
Financial Assistance is toward the “Published Package Price + MMSA team travel costs” only. Receipts and supporting documentation showing amount of expenses paid by member’s family may be required. Disclosure of any other sponsorship funds awarded to applicant must be included in the application.
MMCF has a limited number of Specialized road bikes available for team members age 13 and up participating in summer dry land training. Please email us for more information.
Mammoth Team members who are Mammoth High School seniors and plan to continue their educations can apply for a small scholarship to be used toward books and school expenses. Students apply for this award through the school. Please email us for more information.
Academic Elite Team
MMCF provides funding to organizations that develop and implement youth-focused snow sports and outdoor programs in Mammoth. Please email us for more information.