Applications for the tenth annual 2017 Minds In Motion Scholar-Athlete Scholarship are currently being accepted! Scholarships of $1,000 each toward post-secondary education will be awarded to outstanding senior male and female scholar-athletes attending a MPSSAA member school. For 2017, each of the nine Districts that comprise the MPSSAA will have at least one recipient with the remaining selections being "at-large" up to a total of 12-14 recipients. Please note that the deadline for submission is 12 Noon on Friday, April 7, 2017. Click on the link below to access the online application.
To apply, applicants shall have a minimum 3.25 unweighted GPA and have participated in MPSSAA-recognized interscholastic athletics or Allied/Unified/Corollary sports only. Please complete all fields in the application below, check the "agree to terms" box, type in the Captcha code, and then click "submit" to automatically email the application to MPSSAA. The deadline for submission is 12 Noon on 4/7/17. Male and female winners will be selected and then notified via email on 5/5/17. Scholarship recipients and their parent/guardians will be honored at a luncheon to be held on Thursday, June 1st at M&T Bank Stadium.
"The Allstate Foundation is proud to reward outstanding students in Maryland for their stellar performance in the classroom along with their extracurricular activities," said Kyla O'Brien, The Allstate Foundation spokesperson. "Strong young leaders are the future and it is an honor to support them in their endeavors for higher education."
Students with an immediate family member (spouse, mother, father, sister, brother, ward, daughter or son and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) employed by The Allstate Foundation ("Sponsor"), Allstate Insurance Company, any Allstate Insurance agency and persons living in their same households, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win this scholarship. An eligible minor must have his/her parent's or legal guardian's permission to enter. Void where prohibited by law. Program is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws.
About The Allstate Foundation - Established in 1952, The Allstate Foundation is an independent, charitable organization made possible by subsidiaries of The Allstate Corporation (NYSE: ALL). Through partnerships with nonprofit organizations across the country, The Allstate Foundation brings the relationships, reputation and resources of Allstate to support innovative and lasting solutions that enhance people's well-being and prosperity. With a focus on building financial independence for domestic violence survivors, empowering youth, and celebrating the charitable community involvement of Allstate agency owners and employees, The Allstate Foundation works to bring out the good in people's lives. For more information, visit www.AllstateFoundation.org.