Apply Now: 2021 Union League Good Citizenship Award for High School Juniors

Apply Now: 2021 Union League Good Citizenship Award for High School Juniors


Now Accepting Applications for High School Juniors!
2021 Union League Good Citizenship Award 

 

DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: Friday, December 11, 2020

Each year, Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer accepts applications from high school juniors, active within Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer, for The Union League of Philadelphia's prestigious Good Citizenship Award.  During their senior year, Award winners will be eligible to apply for a college scholarship provided by the Union League worth at least $5,000/year.

The Union League hands out its Good Citizenship Award to as many as 18 Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer boys and girls who demonstrate exemplary qualities of the following:

·      Cooperative effort
·      Self-control
·      Perseverance
·      Serious scholarship
·      Good Sportsmanship
 
Applications must include the following:

(1) Cover sheet (Editable PDF - download and open with Adobe)
(2) Personal statement (1 page)
(3) Letter of recommendation (one letter is sufficient)
(4) Resume (1 page)
a. Academic record (GPA, class rank; SAT/ACT scores if applicable)
b. Activities (Include athletic, music, theatre, student government, etc.)
c. Community service
d. Awards & recognitions
e. Work experience (If applicable)

IMPORTANT: The application shall not exceed five pages in length. Concision is a must.

Applications should be submitted to info@epysa.orgPlease save it as one PDF with the title "Last Name, First Name - Union League."

Although electric submissions are preferred, applications can also be mailed to:

Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer
Attn: Union League Good Citizenship Award
4070 Butler Pike, Suite 100
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462

IMPORTANT: Each winner must attend an all-day leadership program and awards dinner at the Union League on Wednesday, April 28, 2021 (Good Citizen Day)
 
Program may be via ZOOM (with dinner canceled) depending upon status of Covid-19 Pandemic. The Union League of Philadelphia is located at 140 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102.

For any questions regarding the application process, email info@epysa.org.