Friday, March 1, 2019

Robert Lightfoote Memorial Scholarship



2018 Lightfoote Scholarship winners Jacab Helms (upper photo) and Tarak Patel (lower)


Every spring, Northern United Soccer Club is proud to offer Bob Lightfoote Memorial Scholarships to male and female club members who are planning to attend college or to pursue other post-secondary education the following school year.  

The scholarships are named in honor of Mr. Robert Lightfoote of Queensbury who served as club registrar and coach for many years.




LIGHTFOOTE SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS (school)
2009: Ryan Conklin (Glens Falls)

2010: Spencer Thibault (Lake George)

2011: Caroline Murphy (Lake George)

2012: Mackenzie Perkett (Lake George)

2013: Mason Vreugde (Lake George)

2014: Evan Brooks (South Glens Falls) and Emily Lindsay (Lake George)

2015: Jessica Quay (Lake George) and Patrick Resse (Glens Falls)

2016: Nate Wilhelm (Glens Falls), Elizabeth Spada (South Glens Falls), Kerry Walker (Lake George), Kellen Wolfe (Glens Falls)

2017: Geoff Barber (South Glens Falls)

2018: Jacab Helms (Lake George) and Tarak Patel (South Glens Falls)





Applicant qualifications
-Must be pursuing post-secondary education in the autumn.
-Eligible applicants include graduating high school seniors, college freshmen, 1st year trade school students.
-Must have played with Northern United SC in the preceding two years. 
-Must not have played with another club since last season with Northern United.
-Must not have won this award in the past

2019 award ($250)
-Application must be received by the club no later than April 15, 2019
-Contact northernunitedsc@gmail.com for an application form.