Scholarships

Scholarship Opportunities

LESLIE HOWARD NORTON SCHOLARSHIP

SOMMERVILLE HOCKEY CLUB

The purpose of the Scholarship Fund is to enable provision of supplementary financial support as a
means of attracting quality younger playing personnel to the Sommerville HC Premier men’s team.

 

  • The Club may award Scholarships from the Scholarship Fund to applicants with academic and sporting abilities and desirable personal qualities, who are engaged in tertiary education or a trade certification.  A preference will be given to those who reside outside the Auckland regional boundary.

  • Players may be eligible for the Scholarship for a total duration not exceeding 2 years. The Scholarship will continue should the recipient finish/complete his course within a calendar year.

  • The annual value of the Scholarship will be for an amount determined by the Evaluation Committee on behalf of the Norton Family each year.

  • The contestable amount available for 2021 is $10,000.

  • Scholarship recipients must align with the values and culture of the Somerville Hockey club.

  • After trials recipients must be selected into the Premier men’s squad for each year of the Scholarship. Failure to gain selection will void the Scholarship.

Applications should be addressed to:
Andy Wright | President Somerville Hockey Club
andywrightnz@gmail.com


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