Scholarship Information

Coginchaug Soccer Club Scholarship 

The Coginchaug Soccer Club (CSC) will award, at its discretion, up to four merit scholarships totaling no more that $2,000.  Merit scholarships will be awarded to at least one one eligible male and female applicant.


  1. High School Seniors planning to attend a school of higher education.
  2. Must have had a C+ average (GPA 2.5) or better in High School (to be verified by the applicant’s school)
  3. Current or former member of the Coginchaug Soccer Club.
      • The student must be or have been a member of the Club for at least two years and considered in good standing.
      • Student may be or have been a player, referee or coach.
      • Must have volunteered with the club for a minimum of 20 hours and/or refereed 40 games during last 4 years. (For 2018 seniors, prorated to 5 hours and/or 10 games over last year)

 Requirements / Criteria

Application requirements and the criteria that candidates/applicants will be selected against are as follows: 

  • All candidates in addition to meeting eligibility criteria must submit an application (form attached) and a 300 word (maximum) essay on “What soccer means to me” or “How soccer has influenced my life.”
  • Scholarships will be awarded based on the following criteria:
    • Demonstrated commitment to soccer, sportsmanship and team play.
    • Demonstrated commitment to the Coginchaug Soccer Club.
    • Quality of the submitted essay.
  • Application and essay to be sent to:

 Coginchaug Soccer Club

Attn: Scholarship Committee

PO Box 145

Middlefield, CT  06455 

  • Application and essay must be postmarked by May 1st.


Application may be completed electronically or printed and completed by hand