Online nominations for the 2020 GAMES Scholarship will be available January 1, 2020. In the meantime, be sure to check out the highlight video of how we surprised our 2019 scholarship recipients!
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2019 Scholarship Recipients
All nominees must be at least of high school age and residents of the Greater Augusta area, which includes Richmond, Columbia, Burke, McDuffie and Aiken Counties.
The student must be a graduating high school senior in May/June 2020 or be attending a post-secondary institute.
The student must be accepted in an accredited, degree- producing college or university
All student athletes are eligible regardless of the sport they are engaged in or the capacity in which they participate.
Non-statistical data (Grade Point Average, civic involvement, etc.) will be considered in the overall evaluation of the candidate.
Factors of race, religion, creed, and/or school affiliation shall never constitute grounds for including or excluding any nominee.
The scholarship is to be used during the 2020-2021 academic year and the money can be used for Tuition, Fees, and Books!
Winners will be announced in May 2020.
The GAMES Scholarship began in 2011 as part of the Augusta Sports Council’s annual G.A.M.E.S. Awards which was an annual program created to highlight outstanding amateur athletes who represented a broad spectrum of sports disciplines in the area. To date, the Augusta Sports Council has awarded over $33,000 in college scholarships to 23 graduating high school student athletes in the Augusta community.
Contact Michelle Naval at (706) 722-8326 ext.1 or Michelle@augustasportscouncil.org if you have any questions.