The Jiminy Peak Athlete Scholar Award Program is in its 25th year. The program, endorsed by the Jiminy Peak Mountain Resort and the Jiminy Peak Race Team coaching staff, is committed to developing well-rounded young athletes as they pursue excellence in both academics and athletics. It is designed to motivate, encourage and reward dedicated ski racers who maintain superior academic achievement while participating in ski racing.
To qualify for the Athletic Scholar Program racers must:
- Ski with dedication and good sportsmanship in the 2016-2017 season.
- Achieve academic excellence at the honor roll level (or equivalent) through 02/1/2017.
- Be enrolled in grades six through twelve.
- Be nominated by their parents.
Below please find for completion the Parents Athlete Scholar Form and the School Athlete Scholar Form. The school form may be completed by either the school principal/headmaster or guidance counselor.
The forms must be completed and returned by 2/13/2017 to Angela (address on the form)
Contact Angela with any questions regarding your child’s eligibility.
The Athlete Scholars will be recognized with a certificate that will be presented at the annual awards banquet in February.
The Athlete Scholar Program has enjoyed enthusiastic support from our members because it underscores and reinforces important values for our children. We are proud each season to have a large percentage of our racers named as Athlete Scholars. We look forward to receiving your nominations.