The Rita and James Holding Memorial Scholarship Fund is generously provided by Johnna, Sonny, and Rocco Holding in honor of their parents, Rita and James Holding. Rita and James were hockey enthusiasts and Bowie Hockey Club loyalists. Their sons, Sonny and Rocco, played for years at BHC with their parents cheering them on from the stands. Rita was known for her enthusiastic cheers and her penny-filled milk jug noise-maker. James, on the other hand will be remembered for his quiet, yet kind demeanor.
The Fund will be awarded each to at least one Bowie Hockey Club player with demonstrated financial need. The player should display exemplary team leadership and outstanding sportsmanship both on and off the ice. The scholarship is in the amount of $500.00.
Applicant must be a registered Travel or Recreational Hockey player at the Bowie Hockey Club.
Applicant must submit an essay demonstrating financial need in addition to providing details regarding their past experiences as an exemplary team leader and outstanding sportsman.
Scholarship recipients may be any age and gender.
Recipients must, without exception, attend the Bowie Hockey Club Open House on September 22, 2018.
Completed applications must be submitted online on or before August 31, 2018 to be considered. Late submissions will not be forwarded to the family for consideration.
Recipient will be notified by email and/or phone on or before September 18, 2018. Questions regarding the scholarship should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
This grant is provided by the Snowden Committee and is awarded to a travel player each season who demonstrates the drive and desire required to play ice hockey at a competitive level. The amount of the scholarship is $500.
The Klifford Snowden Memorial grant is generously funded by Judith and Fred Snowden to honor their son, Klifford, a loyal Bowie Hockey goalie who was tragically killed in an automobile accident on his way to practice. His dedication to and enthusiasm for his sport was contagious and Klifford will forever be remembered as a positive role model and valued team member.
Completed applications must be completed online on or before September 5, 2018 in order to be considered.
Applicants’ most recent coaches will be subsequently contacted by the Award Review Board for recommendations.