Far West now accepting scholarships for 2020-21 season

Whittell graduate Gunnar Barnwell maneuvers around a slalom gate in the Far West series in 2019.
Provided / Bill Barnwell

Far West Ski Association is now accepting applications for athletic scholarships for the 2020-21 season.

The purpose of the scholarship program is to assist junior U.S. Ski & Snowboard alpine racers (2nd-year U16 to U21) in the funding of their racing endeavors.

Individuals are selected on the basis of financial need, athletic performance, academics, and community service.

Scholarships range from $750 to $1,500 per year.

Applications are due by June 30 and will be awarded by Sept. 30. Applications can be found by visiting Click on Member Corner/Programs/Athletic Scholarship/2020-2021 Application or contact David Krupp, program chair, at 310-925-4143.

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