ATHLETIC SCHOLARSHIPS

Black and Gold Spirit Award
~ New in 2022 ~

This scholarship of $1000 will be awarded to an enthusiastic student who is actively

involved in the Nanuet school community. 

This is a student who unites their peers, to encourage school spirit and inclusion

through all student grades and circles.

This person can be nominated by students or staff. 

Nomination form to include a brief description of the students contribution

to the school community as they pertain to the criteria. 

The final selection will be at the discretion of the scholarship committee and the leadership of the

Black and Gold Club.

This scholarship is open to all senior students. 

Please submit this Google form:
Black and Gold Spirit Award Google document

2022

Jason Wain - Villanova University

Golden Knight Scholarship

This scholarship of $1,000 is for those graduating senior student athletes who have spent at least 2 years on a varsity team, and have contributed to their team(s), and helped make the athlete experience a better one for their teammates.  

 

Requirements for consideration:

  1. Essay:  Tell us how you have improved the ‘athlete experience’ for your teammates in an essay of a maximum of 500 words or less.  What makes you a great teammate? Explain how your experiences on a varsity team has enriched your team and/or Nanuet Athletics. (Please submit 2 copies of your essay:  One with a name and one without.)

  2. Two letters of recommendation from either of the following:  Teacher, Coach, or Administrator

  3. The candidate's family shall be a member in good standing in the Nanuet Black and Gold Club for 2 years.

  4. Scholarship recipient must provide written evidence of acceptance and attendance to an institute of higher learning. 

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2022

Isabella Cimino - Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

Kevin Saxton - Syracuse University

2021

Jeremy Schucker - St. Thomas Aquinas College

John Whelan - State University of NY at Buffalo

2020

Tyler Nicholson - University of Connecticut

Rachel Chan - University of the Sciences

 

2019

Josh Gold - University of Connecticut

2018

Emma Kiernan - University of Scranton

Harvey Conklin Scholarship

The Black and Gold Club recognizes a student athlete(s) for participation and outstanding achievement in NHS athletics.  This senior award is for an amount to be determined by yearly fundraising and the club’s board.  It is based on a point allocation system for varsity participation and contribution, in addition to recipient qualifications below:

  1. Candidate must be accepted to an institution of higher learning.

  2. Candidate much have participated in Varsity athletics at NHS for at least 2 years.

  3. The candidate's family shall be a member in good standing in the Nanuet Black and Gold Club for 2 years.

  4. Candidate or family member shall volunteer at a Black and Gold event or fundraiser within the athlete’s senior year.

2022

John Fontonez - Stony Brook University

Jason Wain - Villanova University

Victoria Daly - Syracuse University

2021

Tara Connolly - University of Connecticut

Ryan McDonagh - United States Military Academy

2020

Tara Slinn - Pace University

Abigail Knobel - University of Vermont

Meredith Lee - University of  Scranton

2019

Ciara Saxton - Lehigh University

Ryan Guerci - Binghamton University

2018

Matthew Wain - Villanova University

Megan Bourgeois - Quinnipiac University

Oriana Castello - Buffalo State

2017 

Connor Breit - Marist College

Brian Camillieri - University of Connecticut

2016

Alana Prosapio - University of Delaware

Kristen Carbone - Assumption College

2015

Will Silverstone - Lehigh University

Brooke Madry - SUNY Geneseo

2014
Marycate O'Meara - Quinnipiac
Joe Dillon - Oneonta
Laura Marinello - USF
Kyle Chesterman - SUNY Geneseo​

2013
Megan Young - Boston College
Dan Breit - RPI
Caitlin Lenihan - SUNY Oneonta
Theresa Jelalian - SUNY Cortland