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Virginia Sports Hall of Fame opens applications for 16th Annual Student Athlete Achievement Awards

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Posted at 12:01 PM, Aug 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-03 12:01:38-04

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - The Virginia Sports Hall of Fame is now accepting applications for its 16th annual Student Athlete Achievement Awards.

The application begins August 3, 2020 and ends October 23, 2020.

Once all nominations are received, the Student Athlete Achievement Awards selection committee will choose the Virginia Sports Hall of Fame finalists for the four $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to the 2020 Student Athletes of the Year. The scholarships will be awarded during a reception to be announced at a later date.

Nominees must attend high school in Virginia, be an upperclassman (junior or senior) during the 2020-2021 academic year, letter in at least 1 Virginia High School League/Virginia Independent Schools Athletic Association sanctioned sport and have a 3.0 minimum G.P.A.

Student-athletes may apply themselves, or be nominated by a family member, coach, administrator or mentor. Individuals completing the application will be asked to include details and references that support the student’s achievements in each of the areas of focus: academic, athletic and civic.

Applications and all supporting documents can be submitted through the online application, which can be found here.

They can also be mailed directly to the Hall of Fame’s administrative office:

Virginia Sports Hall of Fame
c/o Student Athlete Achievement Awards
249 Central Park Ave, Ste 230
Virginia Beach, VA 23462