HONORING THE TOP HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARS, ATHLETES, AND CITIZENS IN ALGOMA
Introducing the Saultsports Ultimate Athlete Program, this will honour more the most esteemed high school seniors in partnership with the Saultsports Ultimate Athlete Program Committee. The leadership award-honorees are well-rounded young men and woman who excel in learning, performing, and leading in the class room, on the field and in the community.
Like The Saultsports Ultimate Athlete Program, the program believes in the pursuit of athletic and academic excellence with integrity. And in addition to honouring student accomplishments, the Saultsports Ultimate Athlete Program inspires all future high school students to pursue their higher education goals.
Every year, the Saultsports Ultimate Athlete Program Program will team up to recognize Algoma’s most esteemed high school Seniors. The culmination of this process takes place in June in conjunction with the Saultsports Ultimate Athlete Program and the high school graduation presentation. It’s here, this partnership ensures that high school winners enjoy the prestige recognition for their tremendous achievements.
INSPIRING POTENTIAL AND CHANGING THE LIVES OF SCHOLAR ATHLETES IS A SAULTSPORTS TRADITION
Saultsports purpose is helping the Algoma’s youth pursue their passions and realize their dreams.
Through the Saultsports Ultimate Athlete Program, Saultsports Ultimate Athlete Program achieves this purpose, both by honoring the achievements of exceptional students and by providing a platform for continued growth and success. This scholar athlete program elevates students by making it possible for them to take advantage of new opportunities, ensuring they are recognized for a job well done, and inspiring them to continue achieving their best.
In these ways, the Saultsports Ultimate Athlete Program changes the lives of a scholar athlete every year.
EVERYONE WINS WITH THE SAULTSORTS ULTIMATE ATHLETE PROGRAM
Students who apply for the Saultsports Ultimate Athlete Program are already winners! They excel in class, in sports, and in the community. To honor as many high achievers as possible, the Saultsports Ultimate Athlete award program is divided into a number of stages.
Seniors from every school and every state get recognized. Plus, all future high school graduates can take advantage of program resources and scholarship information to get closer to their goals of higher education.
SAULTSORTS ULTIMATE ATHLETE AWARD PROGRAM STAGES AND AWARDS
Every senior who applies for the Saultsports Ultimate Athlete Program receives:
- A 2013 Saultsports Ultimate Athlete Program Official Certificate recognizing participation in the Saultsports Ultimate Athlete award program and the applicant’s proven ability to learn, perform, and lead.
The judging panel will select 1 senior male or 1 senior female from one of the 8 high schools in Algoma will be named the Saultsports Ultimate Athlete Program Winners. Winners receive:
- Graduation presentation of Saultsports Ultimate Athlete Program Award and Scholarship
- Saultsports Ultimate Athlete Program Trophy
- $ 500 scholarship award towards post-secondary education
- Scholarship will be given start to post-secondary institution (student has 24 months to have award provided to them towards their post-secondary)
MAITLAND FORD - SAULTSPORTS ULTIMATE ATHLETE AWARD PROGRAM APPLICATION
- Saultsports Ultimate Athlete Award Application will be available Sept 1st, 2012
- You’ll be asked to complete 3 short essays about how you learn, perform, and lead and how those experiences make you a winning candidate for the Saultsports Ultimate Athlete Program Award.
SHOULD YOU OR YOUR STUDENTS APPLY?
Absolutely! If you are a high school senior—or if you teach or coach one—who’s dedicated to learning, performing, and leading—we’d love to hear from you.
The Saultsports Ultimate Athlete Program is looking for all types of high-achieving seniors from more than 8 high schools within Algoma. We consider young men and women who participate in a wide range of sports and school and community activities. If you’re one of high school athletes across Algoma that excels in the classroom, on the field, and within your school and community, apply now. Or if you’re a teacher, coach, counselor, or administrator, learn how to refer a student.
KNOW WHAT IT TAKES: STUDENT ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA
To achieve award eligibility for the 2013 Saultsports Ultimate Athlete Program, students must be seniors during the 2012/2013 academic years, graduating with the class of 2013. Applicants must:
Have a cumulative high school grade point average of a 70% or better.
Participate in at least one of 10 eligible school-sponsored sports:
- Cross Country
- Ice Hockey
- Track and Field
Be a leader in school and in the community and serve as a role model for underclassman.