Scholarships

Scholarships

 

A $500 College Scholarship will be awarded to Two Baseball players who have participated on Junior Saltdogs teams.

Eligibility

  1. Current high school Senior enrolled in an accredited high school, graduating spring 2019.
  2. Applied to a 2 or 4-year accredited college or university.
  3. Participated on Junior Saltdogs League teams for at least two years.

To apply:  Watch for the 2020 JSL Scholarship Application Form (to be linked in December) and mail it and one letter of recommendation (postmarked by April 15, 2020) to:

Junior Saltdogs League
PO Box 23063
Lincoln, NE 68542

The Scholarship Selection Committee reviews all applications and selects the recipients. The winners are notified by mail in May/June, and recognized in the Season Highlights article in the Journal Star’s Neighborhood Extra in August.

Upon notification, scholarship recipients will need to provide proof of college or university acceptance to receive scholarship. The scholarship check will be sent directly to the college/university financial aid office.

Please contact Deb at jslregistrations@jrsaltdogs.com if you have any questions.

 

Congratulations to our 2019 scholarship recipients:

  •  Rourke Jensen, graduate of Lincoln North Star, attending Creighton University

  • Noah Nevitt, graduate of Lincoln North Star, attending Kansas State University

 


 

Past Scholarship Recipients:

2018:
Peter Foley, a Pius X graduate, attending St Gregory the Great Seminar in Seward
Same Rathe, a Lincoln Lutheran graduate, attending Nebraska Wesleyan University

2017:
Joseph Dawson, a Pius X graduate, attending the University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Jacob Swanson, a Pius X graduate, attending the University of Nebraska-Lincoln

2016:
Nate Pierce, a Lincoln North Star graduate, attending the University of Nebraska-Kearney
Jared Svoboda, a Lincoln Southwest graduate, attending the University of Nebraska-Lincoln

2015:
Levi Sandbulte, a Lincoln Southeast graduate, attending the University of Nebraska-Omaha
Brandon Warren, a Lincoln Southeast graduate, attending the University of Nebraska-Lincoln

2014:
Ryan Ainslie, a Lincoln Northeast graduate, attending the University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Drew Peterson, a graduate of Lincoln Northeast, attending the University of Nebraska-Omaha