Connecticut High School Coaches Association's annual $1000.00 scholar/athlete scholarships.
To be awarded each May at the Connecticut High School Coaches Association Coach of the Year banquet at the Aqua Turf Club in Southington.
ELIGIBILITY: Any male or female athlete from a Connecticut high school that is presented by his or her high school principal and
a. earned at least one varsity athletic letter.
b. have achieved a minimum of 3.0 academic average.
c. have demonstrated exemplary citizenship and leadership.
HOW MANY: The number of $1,000.00 scholarships given each year will be dictated by the number of sponsors acquired within each year before December 1 of any given school year. There will be at least three boys and three girls selected each year.
Each high school in Connecticut may nominate its highest ranking male and female scholar athlete.
The Connecticut High School Coaches Association scholarship committee will screen all applications during January and February each year bringing the best 40 applications to the final selection committee.
A committee of non-coaching professionals from throughout Connecticut, who are not members of the Connecticut High School Coaches Association will determine the scholarship recipients.
Second Monday in October all nominating forms will be sent to principals.
All applications must be returned by the third Monday in January.
First week in April, the principals of the schools where the winners attend will be notified.
Second week in April the winner and parents will be officially notified.
Third week in April press releases will be sent out
Official ceremony will take place at the "Outstanding Coaches Dinner” held at the Aqua Turf Club in May.
Past Scholarship Winners
Carter Cobb - South Windsor
Delmont Irving - Ridgefield
Hannah McLaughlin Bunnell
Amber Raisner - Hall
Katie Jasminski - Ridgefield
Peter Morrissey - Naugatuck
Michaela O'Donnell - Lauralton Hall
John Perrotti - Branford
Lucas Baker - Suffield
Jack O’Connor - New Canaan
Durga Rathi - Cheshire
Regan Steed - Newtown
Nicole Gauer - South Windsor
Matthew Lin - East Lyme
Lucy Weissaver - Foran
Michael Yuan - Amity
Bethan Cucka - Bristol Eastern
Tyler Hoffman - Farmington
William Molski - Middletown
Emma Richard - South Windsor
Jessica Jowdy - St. Joseph
Alexander Schroeder - Stonington
Philip Smith - Northwest Regional
Rebecca Weir - Cochinchaug
Andrea Divenere - Bristol Central
Alison Kirsch - Fairfield Warde
Andrew Schneer - East Haven
Chad Vincente - E. O. Smith
Skylar Bareford - Stonington
Phillip Coletti - Fairfield Warde
Katie Collins - Immaculate
Kyle O’Connor - Newtown
Brendin Beaulieu-Jones - East Catholic
Holly Chamberlain - Suffield
Jennifer Hopley - Cromwell
Ben Reiner - RHAM
Justin Roncaioli - Berlin
Kristin Salline - RHAM
Kim Ashayeri - Danbury
Stephanie Bendtsen - Wolcott
Patrick Carey - Enfield
Alyssa Carreau - Rockville
Stephanie Kearns - Housatonic
Adam Mortillaro - Northwest Catholic
Rob Parise - Suffield
Matt Burrill - Southington High School
Katie Gulemi - Fairfield Warde High School
Margaret Kelly - Southington High School
Daniel Lane - Wamogo Regional High School
Carolyn Nash - Darien High School
William Sennett - Conard High School
James Wyper - Darien High School
Katherine Calle - Danbury High School
Julia Dombrowski - Northwest Regional District #7
Eileen Finn - Mercy High School
John Loeser - Weston High School
Kevin Sweetland - Hall High School
Tyler Ware - RHAM High School
Aliciz Bereny - Staples High School
Sally Cobb - Darien High School
Shannon Flynn - Guilford High School
Michael Goldberg - Hall High School
Heeren Makanji - Norwalk High School
Dave Nole - Torrington High School
Matt Webb - East Lyme High School
Lindy Alender - Lewis Mills High School
David Deangelis - North Haven High School
Kevin Dowd - East Windsor High School
Colleen Karoliszyn - Hall High School
Gregory Perlstein - Manchester High School
Christine Strawson - Torrington High School
Scott Dehenberg - Trumbull High School
Elizabeth Dolan - Wethersfield High School
Patrick Dooley - Coginchaug High School
Patti Frost - New Canaan High School
Angelina Ramos - New Fairfield High School
AJ Smith - Berlin High School
Elizabeth Walker - Ellington High School
Jeffrey Mageotte - Thomaston High School
Melanie Schorr - Suffield High School
Colin Macleod - Fairfield Prep
Erica Pernell - Plainville High School
Kate Katz - New Canaan High School
Matt Auger - Norwich Free Academy
Andrew Deptula - Ellington High School
Vin Balsamo - Sheehan High School
Crystal Tholany - Suffield High School
Virginia Barb - Danbury High School