Each year the Columbus Blue Jackets Foundation recognizes two high school seniors who are making a difference in their community through two scholarships offerings, the John H. McConnell Scholarship and the High School Hockey Scholarship, for current seniors who are planning on attending a two- or four-year college or university upon graduation.
All candidates should display qualities of leadership, good character and acts of service.
By applying for the High School Hockey Scholarship, applicants will also be considered for the Paul Donskov Legacy Scholarship. This scholarship honors the legacy, lifetime work and value Paul Donskov placed on education and honors his tireless passion to help youth hockey players advance and fulfill their academic and athletic dreams. To learn more, click here.
This year’s applications must be completed online. Online applications can be found using the links above. Applications accepted beginning December 4, 2020 until noon on January 29, 2021.The selection process and announcement for these scholarships will take place in February and March. All finalists will be notified by phone after this time. All others will be notified by email.