Apply for the GOTR Core Values College Scholarship

By Unknown on 2/15/2017

The Girls on the Run Core Values College Scholarship

Application process:  January- March 31, 2017 deadline

Eligible participants:  Alumnae of GOTR MoCo who participated in at least two seasons and will be attending an accredited college or university in fall 2017 with an overall 3.0 GPA in high school

Award Amount:  $5,000.00

Girls on the Run of Montgomery County recognizes the value of a secondary education and the hard work it takes to achieve that goal. We have created a college scholarship for our alumnae to serve as recognition for crossing the high school FINISH LINE. We want to hear from you how the Girls on the Run Core Values played a part of your high school experience. The recipient of the scholarship will be awarded $5,000.00 (made payable towards tuition at the University or College she will attend) and must agree to have her name, photo and 500 word essay or 3 minute video posted on the GOTR website.

Prospective applicants must submit the application and either a 500 word essay or a 3 minute video of themselves, telling us how GOTR’s Core Values helped influence their choices made in high school. Please submit all materials to Leanne Till at

To be eligible for scholarship, applicants must:

  • Have a minimum GPA of 3.0 (Winner must provide a copy of current transcript)
  • Complete the application.
  • Submit either a 3 minute video or 500 word essay, giving examples of how one or more of GOTR’s Core Values influenced their decisions made throughout high school in a positive way.  
  • The application and 500 word essay (or 3 minute video) should be submitted prior to March 31, 2017 deadline in order to be considered. Recipient(s) will be notified no later than April 30, 2017 and must be available for the GOTR MoCo 5K and award presentation on Sunday, May 21, 2017.


Montgomery County, MD
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