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Union League's Good Citizenship Award

Good Citizenship
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: Tuesday, December 3, 2019
Each year, Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer accepts applications from high school juniors, active within Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer, for The Union League of Philadelphia's prestigious Good Citizenship Award. Award winners will be eligible to apply for a college scholarship provided by the Union League worth at least $5,000/year. The scholarships will be awarded during the student's senior year of high school.
The Union League hands out its Good Citizenship Award to as many as 18 Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer boys and girls who demonstrate exemplary qualities of the following:
·      Cooperative effort
·      Self-control
·      Perseverance
·      Serious scholarship
·      Good Sportsmanship
Applications must include the following:

(1) Cover sheet (Editable PDF - download and open with Adobe)
(2) Personal statement (1 page)
(3) Letter(s) of recommendation (No more than two)
(4) Resume (1 page)
a. Academic record (GPA, class rank; SAT/ACT scores if applicable)
b. Activities (Include athletic, music, theatre, student government, etc.)
c. Community service
d. Awards & recognitions
e. Work experience (If applicable)
IMPORTANT: The application should not exceed five pages in length. Concision is valued.

Applications should be submitted to info@epysa.org. Please save it as one PDF with the title "Last Name, First Name - Union League."

Although electric submissions are preferred, applications can also be mailed to:

Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer
Attn: Union League Good Citizenship Award 
4070 Butler Pike, Suite 100

Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462

Each winner must be able to attend an all-day leadership program and awards dinner at the Union League on Wednesday, April 29, 2020 (Good Citizen Day).  The Union League of Philadelphia is located at 140 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19102. 
Recipients will also be recognized at the annual Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer Awards Banquet on Saturday, February 22, at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Reading. Please mark both of these dates, Good Citizen Day and the Awards Banquet, on your calendar.
For any questions regarding the application process, email info@epysa.org.
Eastern Pennsylvania Youth Soccer
4070 Butler Pike, Suite 100
Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462
P: 610.238.9966
F: 610.238.9933
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