Scholarship

Scholarship

The COS Scholarship is made available to a junior or senior, male or female gymnast who competes at the Circle of Stars. We would like to thank everyone for participating in Circle of Stars and for helping us recognize these athletes. Applicants are required to submit an essay, high school transcript, and two letters of recommendation. Participation as a college gymnast is not a requirement. The applications are judged by an independent panel of reviewers unassociated with DeVeau’s Gymnastics Booster Club and/or DeVeau’s School of Gymnastics.


Circle of Stars Gymnastics Invitational is pleased to offer a $1500 college scholarship, to one junior or senior (male or female) athlete who competes at 2019 Circle of Stars. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must submit the following requirements by

Application Deadline Wednesday, November 28, 2018

No late applications will be accepted.

Requirements

  • A completed Circle of Stars scholarship-application. 2019 Download PDF Here
  • A high school transcript with official seal showing a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 on a scale of 4.0
  • Two signed adult reference letters (at least one from a teacher)
  • A typed essay of 750 words or less on how gymnastics has assisted you in your growth, development, and education during your years of participation in the sport. It should also include a statement of how this scholarship will assist you financially with your post-secondary education.
  • Be a High School Junior or Senior
  • Be prepared to provide a color photo

The winner will be chosen by an outside panel of judges with no affiliation to the Circle of Stars Gymnastics Invitational or the host gym, DeVeau’s School of Gymnastics or its related Booster Club.

An applicant is not required to participate in college gymnastics to be eligible.

The Circle of Stars Gymnastics Invitational Scholarship was designed for the purpose of “giving something back to the gymnastics community for the time and efforts put forth in the sport of gymnastics while maintaining scholastic excellence. So, “Reach for the Stars”, fill out your application and get your required information sent in today!

Remember, all applications AND required materials must be received no later than Wednesday, November 28, 2018. Prior winners of the Circle of Stars Gymnastics Invitational scholarship are not eligible.

Good Luck!

2019 Circle of Stars Gymnastics Invitational
Girls and Boys Chairs

COS 2018 Scholarship Recipient

Amanda Gruber

Please join the DeVeau’s Gymnastics Booster Club in congratulating Amanda Gruber on winning the 2018 Circle of Stars $1500 Scholarship. Ms. Gruber is a level 10 gymnast from Riverside, IL. She is a junior at Riverside Brookfield High School who has earned straight A honor roll every semester with a rigorous course load of AP and honors classes. Teachers and coaches describe her as a leader, hardworking, compassionate, and the “perfect example of a dedicated student-athlete”. In addition to Ms. Gruber’s academic and athletic success, she gives to her school and community as class officer and member of multiple service organizations. She plans to enter college in 2019 to study Physical Therapy. We wish her the best of luck!

 

 

 

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