Bay State Games Acceptying Applications for Future Leaders Scholarship Program

The Bay State Games is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the 2019 Future Leaders Scholarship Program.

This marks the 31st year of this scholarship program that recognizes the leaders of tomorrow who excel in academics, community service, and athletics.

The scholarship program is available to any Massachusetts High School student who is currently in grade 11 as of the 2018-2019 school year and participates in the Bay State Summer or Winter Games.

Six $2,000 scholarships will be awarded to the top applicants.

“Bay State Games is proud to provide valuable college scholarships to student-athletes representing high schools and communities from across Massachusetts,” said Bay State Games Executive Director, Kevin Cummings, in a media release. “Past recipients have exhibited outstanding accomplishments in academics, community service, leadership, and athletics. I encourage all Bay State Games Summer and Winter Games participants currently in their junior year of high school to apply for this scholarship.”

Candidates must submit their application information by June 5, 2019.

The selection process will begin with a review of each applicant’s personal statements, written recommendations, and transcripts.

A number of students will then be selected for regional interviews which will be conducted June 17-19.

At the conclusion of regional interviews, six statewide scholarship winners will be announced.

Additional information on the scholarship and a link to an application form can be found at  Information on sports to be offered at the 2019 Bay State Summer Games can be found at

For questions, email or call 781-932-6555.


The Massachusetts Amateur Sports Foundation is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization that was established in the 1982 to host the first sanctioned state games of the commonwealth. It operates with the mission of promoting personal development, education, physical fitness, teamwork, and sportsmanship to Massachusetts citizens of all ages and abilities. The Foundation is recognized for hosting high quality, Olympic-style events through the Bay State Summer and Winter Games, as well as educational programs including the Future Leaders Scholarship Program, a Sportsmanship Initiative, and the High School Ambassador Program.

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