The American Bicycle Association is proud to announce the release of the 2013 Bob Warnicke Memorial Scholarship Application.
The Bob Warnicke Memorial Scholarship Fund was created to assist students and their families in meeting the costs of undergraduate college education, trade school, etc. USA BMX/BMX Canada members who have a current USA BMX/BMX Canada license or Track Operators/Officials who participate in BMX racing events sanctioned by USA BMX/BMX Canada are eligible to apply.
In 2012, the Warnicke Scholarship program awarded $27,000 to 20 individual students with BMX backgrounds - selected from nearly 50 applicants. As more tracks and riders get involved in the Warnicke Scholarship races, the number and amount of scholarships awarded will only grow.
Scholarship applications must be postmarked by April 1, 2013 to be considered. The Scholarship Committee will review the application materials and select the deserving applicants. The awards will be announced June 1, 2013 via the USA BMX website.
A formal application can be obtained by writing to: The Bob Warnicke Memorial Scholarship Fund, USA BMX/BMX Canada, 1645 W Sunrise Blvd, Gilbert, AZ 85233 or by downloading the application at CLICKING HERE.
About Bob Warnicke
More than anything else, Bob was a person who cared deeply about the sport of BMX. His dedication showed his commitment to the youth who benefited from his efforts. The Scholarship Program preserves Bob Warnicke's legacy of love by contributing to the futures of deserving USA BMX and BMX Canada members in his name.