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John and Sue Gompper Founders Scholarship

 
Kentucky Youth Soccer has awarded John and Sue Gompper Founders Scholarships in excess of $44,000 for students planning to attend a post secondary educational institution (PSEI) since 2009. The basis for awarding of the scholarships will be community service and giving back to the game. Participation in soccer at the collegiate level is not a prerequisite.
 

Honoring John and Sue Gompper

Kentucky Youth Soccer will award one-time John and Sue Gompper Founders scholarship up to $1,000 each for students planning to attend a post secondary educational institution (PSEI).  The basis for awarding of the scholarships will be community service and giving back to the game.  Participation in soccer at the collegiate level is not a prerequisite.  Scholarships will be paid directly to the PSEI.

Eligibility

  • Seniors in high school when the application is submitted. Those students who are currently enrolled in a PSEI (or the equivalent) as a senior in high school will not be excluded from consideration.
  • Participation (as a player or referee) in a Kentucky Youth Soccer program during the applicant’s junior or senior year.
  • Minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 in a college prep curriculum.
  • Demonstrate active service to his or her community and a strong desire to give back to the game of soccer.

 

*Note that due to NCAA Bylaw 15.2.6.3, individuals who will be playing Division I soccer are no longer eligible to receive the John and Sue Gompper Scholarship.  Those who will be playing Division II should ensure eligibility prior to applying for the scholarship.

 
2016 John and Sue Gompper Founders Scholarship

Congratulations to the 2016 John and Sue Gompper Founders Scholarship Winners! 


Andrew Angel – Transylvania University
Andrew Hagan – Bellarmine University
Olivia Nelson – University of Cincinnati
Erin Smekrud – University of South Carolina
Zach Thomas – Ohio State University
Logan Thrasher – University of Kentucky

Kathryn Williams - Western Kentucky University
Rachel Yeager – University of Dayton

Archives

2015 Scholarship Winners (PDF)
2014 Scholarship Winners (PDF)

2013 Scholarship Winners (PDF)
2012 Scholarship Winners (PDF)
2011 Scholarship Winners (PDF)
2010 Scholarship Winners (PDF)
2009 Scholarship Winners (PDF)

Scholarships

 
 
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