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sioux falls women run scholarship
spring 2024

INSTRUCTIONS FOR APPLICATION
Sioux Falls Women Run (SFWR) is Sioux Falls’ first women’s-only training team. SFWR will award college scholarships to female Sioux Falls seniors that will graduate in May or June of 2024 who have demonstrated a love for running and a commitment to the sport of running and the running community.
 
Criteria for SFWR’s awarding of the scholarships are:
  • Expected graduation in May or June from Sioux Falls metro area  high schools.
  • Strong academic performance (GPA>3.5).
  • Current good standing on her school’s track or cross country team or community running club involvement.
  • Evidence of past commitment to running and commitment to future running involvement.
  • Active participation in extracurricular activities, volunteer work, and/or community service.
  • Expected to enroll as a full-time 2 or 4-year college or university student in the fall.
 
The deadline for the 2023-2024 application: May 1, 2024. Applications received after this date will not be considered.
-Only completed applications will be considered. Do not leave items blank.
  • Attach a current copy of your high school transcripts.
  • Two signed letters of recommendation must be sent with this application. One letter of recommendation must be from a high school track or cross country coach or mentor who can attest to your commitment to running. The second letter of recommendation may be from a teacher, counselor, boss, etc. Letters of recommendation from family members will not be accepted.
  • Consideration for any scholarship award is based on a point system including GPA, participation in extra-curricular activities, school organizations and community service. This will be a one-time award. 
Click here to submit application
(you will need to email us a copy of your high school transcript and 2 reference letters at sfwr605@gmail.com)
    
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