The Chicago Blackhawks and Chicago Blackhawk Foundation are proud to present an award named after U.S. Hockey Hall of Famer Eddie Olczyk to support young hockey players and teams in Illinois who may not have the means to play at a competitive level.
Since its inception in 2011, the Eddie Olczyk Award has distributed more than $362,000 in grants, raised through Blackhawks Youth Hockey Summer Camps, to 160 individuals and eight organizations since 2011.
As the head instructor at the Blackhawks Hockey Camps, Olczyk is dedicated to the development and growth of youth hockey in Illinois.
The Eddie Olczyk Award assists:
Applications are now open. Letters of Inquiry are due on February 15, 2018.
If you have any questions about the Eddie Olczyk Award, please email Annie Camins at firstname.lastname@example.org.