Dr. Edward V. Chavez Athletic Memorial Scholarship

Funded by
Chavez
$1,165
1 winner$1,165
Awarded
Winner
1
Finalists
6
Application Deadline
Nov 13, 2023
Winners Announced
Dec 13, 2023
Education Level
High School
8
Contributions
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Eligibility Requirements
Education Level:
High school student
Background:
Has lost one or both parents
Passion:
Sports
Education Level:
Background:
Passion:
High school student
Has lost one or both parents
Sports

Dr. Edward V. Chavez was a beloved father who passed away in August 10, 2021 due to complications from COVID-19. 

Edward was an avid athlete who played football and baseball and went to college on a wrestling scholarship. Ed was also a runner and completed several marathons throughout his life. Edward left behind a legacy of athletic excellence in his two sons who now play hockey, baseball, and basketball.

This scholarship aims to honor the legacy of Dr. Edward V. Chavez by supporting students who have lost a parent and are passionate about sports. 

Any high school student who has lost one or both parents and has a passion for sports may apply for this scholarship. 

To apply, tell us how losing a parent has affected you, how your sport(s) has improved your life, and how you plan to pay it forward in life.

Selection Criteria:
Ambition, Need, Boldest Bold.org Profile
Published June 13, 2023
$1,165
1 winner$1,165
Awarded
Winner
1
Finalists
6
Application Deadline
Nov 13, 2023
Winners Announced
Dec 13, 2023
Education Level
High School
8
Contributions
Recent Bold.org scholarship winners
Essay Topic

How has losing a parent affected you? What challenges have you faced? How has the sport of your choice enhanced your life? How will you pay it forward and create triumph out of tragedy?

500–550 words