Scholarship

Application Information

The Lititz Youth Soccer Club is dedicated the development of the youth in our community both on and off the playing field. In an effort to help develop the youth of our community, and prepare them for the future, the Lititz Youth Soccer Club will be offering annual scholarship awards of $1,000.00 each to one graduating male and one graduating female rostered on their school’s soccer team.

This Scholarship will be known as the “LYSC Scholarship” and will be managed and controlled by a scholarship committee appointed by the Lititz Youth Soccer Club board of directors and officers. This committee will establish the rules and criteria for the administration of this scholarship and shall make modifications as needed.

This scholarship shall be part of Lititz Youth Soccer Club’s annual operating budget and shall be available each year as deemed financially feasible by the Lititz Youth Soccer Club’s board of directors and officers.

All applications will be reviewed by the committee, and the winners will be chosen based on the combination of data received with their application as follows, in no particular order.
1.GPA
2.Essay. grammar, spelling, content.
3.Letters of reference. Character on and off the field
4.Community service.
Any one who has a family member applying for this scholarship will not be eligible to sit on the scholarship committee.

LYSC Scholarship Application Instructions

1.Review the scholarship criteria before completing the application to make sure you are eligible for this scholarship.
2.Applicant obtains LYSC scholarship application form at the Warwick High School guidance office or on line at www.lysc.org.
3.Contact the Lititz Youth Soccer Club president via E-mail link at www.lysc.org with any questions you have regarding completion of the application.
4.Answer all application questions as completely as possible. Print clearly in ink or type the application.
5.Submit application along with school transcripts, typed essay and two (2) letters of reference to Lititz Youth Soccer Club, P.O. Box 163, Lititz, PA. 17543. Entries must be postmarked no later than April 1.
6.Scholarships recipients will be notified no later then May 15. Scholarships will be issued at the May general meeting of the Lititz Youth Soccer Club.
7.Late or incomplete applications will not be considered. The decision of the committee is final.

Criteria for Consideration

1.Applicant must be a resident of the Warwick School District and have played with the Lititz Youth Soccer Club at some point.
2.Applicant must be a graduating senior and have been on the roster of his or her school’s soccer team between 7th and 12th grades.
3.Applicant must have maintained a 2.75 or better GPA at the end of the first semester of their senior year.
4.Applicant must provide two (2) letters of reference (non-relative) that can attest to their character traits and work ethic.
5.Applicant must submit a 250 word (minimum) essay on how the Lititz Youth Soccer Club and your soccer experience help prepare you for the future.
6.Applicant must have intentions of enrolling and attending a post-secondary educational institution (i.e. college, university, vocational/technical school) following graduation.