Dr. Edward V. Chavez was a beloved father who passed away in August 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.