ARLINGTON, Va. - The Washington Capitals Alumni Association (WCAA) and Monumental Sports & Entertainment Foundation (MSE Foundation) announced today the application for the WCAA Scholarship is now open at WashingtonCaps.com/alumnischolarship. This season marks the third year the WCAA has offered the scholarship.
The WCAA Scholarship awards a one-time amount of $5,000.00 to one (1) student-athlete from each of the five (5) high school hockey leagues in the Washington, D.C., metropolitan area. These leagues include the Capitals Scholastic Hockey League (CSHL), Mid-Atlantic Girls Hockey League (MAGHL), Mid-Atlantic Prep Hockey League (MAPHL)/Washington Catholic Athletic Conference (WCAC), Maryland Scholastic Hockey League (MSHL), and Northern Virginia Scholastic Hockey League (NVSHL). Each recipient must be a senior high school hockey player and demonstrate excellence in academics, in community service, and on the ice.
Applications must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 31, 2020 to be considered.
Each recipient will receive a commemorative check to be presented in-game at the Washington Capitals game on Friday, March 20, 2020.
To learn more and apply, visit WashingtonCaps.com/alumnischolarship. Funds for the WCAA Scholarship are raised through the Alumni Rooftop Bourbon & Cigar Event, Alumni Summer Classic Game, and alumni online auctions.
For more information on how you can support the WCAA, visit WashingtonCaps.com/alumni.