WGMD Scholar/Athlete Award

Deadline: March 31, 2017 Eligibility: Each high school in Sussex County nominates one male and one female who have participated in sports and have other scholastic and civic achievements. Award: $1,500 scholarship (two awards). $250 scholarship each nominee (up to 26). Contact: School counselors nominate two students from each school.

Tony Silicato Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: May 1, 2017 Eligibility: Graduating senior of either Lake Forest High School or Milford High School. Demonstrate the values and attributes personified by Tony Silicato. Must be athletes and good school citizens. Award: $1,000 award to one student from each high school; at the discretion of the Tony Silicato Memorial Scholarship Committee. Contact/Application: School [...]

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Dr. Joseph P. Pyle Scholarship

Deadline: Application process begins February 2017. Check with scholarship administrator for deadline. Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of the City of Wilmington, have a minimum 2.8 GPA and be able to demonstrate good moral character and athletic ability. Must also attend any high school in New Castle County and be ages 17 to 21. Award: [...]

Amanda Haxton Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: December 2016, check website for details. Eligibility: Will be awarded to a high school graduate and Delaware Shore Field Hockey participant who plans to attend a four-year college or university or a medical training facility or program. Award: TBA. Contact: Application available online Michael Eisenhour Executive Director Delaware Shore Field Hockey Inc. 34394 [...]

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First Tee of Delaware’s Barbara H. Dengler Scholarship

Deadline: May 31, 2017 Eligibility: Student who is an active member of LPGA Urban Youth Golf Program. Graduating senior enrolling at an accredited university. Award: Varies depending on number of applicants. LPGA Junior Advisory Board Award Scholarships are for higher education. Contact: Informational available at or call (302) 384-8759 or (302) 384-8764.

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Delaware State Golf Association

Deadline: May 1, 2017 Eligibility: Active golfer or association with golf. Award: Open. Contact: Information available at Delaware State Golf Association Scholarship Fund Inc. 20 W. Buckingham Drive Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971

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Delaware Open Cross Country Championship Scholarship

­­­­­­­­­­­Deadline: Application must be received by 4:30 p.m. November 1, 2016. Eligibility: Applicants must be nominated by their cross country coach. Each high school that is a member of the New Castle County Cross Country and Track Coaches Association (N5CTA) may nominate one male and one female high school senior. Nominees must be Delaware residents [...]

Delaware Interscholastic Basketball Coaches Association (DIBCA)

Deadline: February 17, 2017 Eligibility: Graduating seniors both male and female who lettered in the sport of basketball during their final year of high school. A completed application and completed essay is all that is required. Award: Four scholarships of $500. Two are awarded to men and two are awarded to women annually. Contact: Applications [...]

Delaware Association of Athletic Directors (DAAD)

Deadline: April 5, 2017 Eligibility:  Applicant must be a senior in high school Applicant must have achieved at least two (2) of the following: (a) minimum of B+ average; (b) ranked in the top 25 percent of class; (c) ACT score of 24 or an SAT score of 1500 (Verbal, Math and Writing). Applicant must [...]

Delaware Afro-American Sports Hall of Fame Inc.

Deadline: March 2, 2017, check website for details. Eligibility: Two scholarships per county to graduating seniors. Students must have a grade point average of 2.75 Three letters of recommendation and a biographical sketch. Students must have participated in a high school varsity sports program for a minimum of two years. Award: $1,000 Contact: Applications available [...]