FC SOMERS JEAN ROLANDO & BILL ISHOO MEMORIAL AWARDS
The FC Somers Jean Rolando and Bill Ishoo Memorial Awards recognize the tremendous contribution made by both Jean Rolando and Bill Ishoo to FC Somers for many years. Jean served as the team manager for her daughter Lauren’s travel team and Bill was the travel team coach for his son Daniel. Both parents volunteered countless hours to help improve the soccer programs in Somers.
Each award of a $500 college scholarship, for a deserving young woman and young man, sponsored by FC Somers, is to be used for books, college supplies or discretionary spending in college.
Criteria For Consideration
- Played in FC Somers for at least 3 years,
- Somers High School Student
- Submit a 200 word essay on “What FC Somers Means To Me”. Essay must include at the top of page 1, Your Name, Address, Phone and Email.
and a resume including all or one of the following:
- Volunteered for the soccer program as a coach, instructor, referee etc.
- Performed community service and or was/is a Girl or Boy Scout
- Continuing on to higher education
Applications, with resume, must be emailed to Helen Brady by April 30. Receipt of application will be acknowledged by email 48 hrs following receipt, if acknowledgement is not forthcoming please call (914) 248-0499.
Following review, the Board will choose 2 award recipients, the awards will be announced at the Somers High School Senior Sports Award Dinner held each June.
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