Hal Connolly Scholar Athlete Award
The Hal Connolly Scholar Athlete Awards are scholarships for students with disabilities sponsored by California Governor's Committee for Employment of Disabled Persons - Employment Department.
Amount of Award: Maximum: $1000
Application Deadline: 1-Feb
Requirements: Applicant must be a California resident, who is under age 20 and is disabled and must have competed in varsity-level or equivalent athletics and maintained a 2.8 GPA or better.
Eligibility: College freshman
Sponsorship provided by:
California Governor's Committee for Employment of Disabled Persons - Employment Department
800 Capitol Mall, Room 5067, P.O. Box 972880
Sacramento, CA 94280-0001
Phone Number: 916 654 8055
Fax Number: 916 654 9821
You can find out more by contacting:
Governor's Committee's Staff Office
P.O. Box 826880, MIC 41
Sacramento, CA 94280-0001
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Last Updated: 10/21/2011