Gridiron Club Scholarship


The Normal Community West High School Football GridIron Club will be taking applications from graduating seniors (Class of 2018) to be considered for a one-time College Scholarship.

Award: Two $1,000 scholarships will be awarded. (Awards are paid directly to the school the recipient is attending).

Due Date: April 1, 2018: no later than 10PM Central Standard Time.

Eligibility: To be eligible for this scholarship, applicants must meet the following criteria and complete the application including the essay.

The Applicant must:

  • Be a graduating Normal West senior
  • Will attend a college or vocational school after graduation
  • Be a participant in the West football program or if a transfer student new to West, an equivalent football program from their previous high school
  • Maintain a grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 5.0 scale

Send application and essay via electronic attachment to the following email: Only those submitted through email using this Word document application will be considered. Confirmation of receipt will be given. If you have any further questions, please contact Eric Jurich (


Prior Award Recipients

Class of 2017  :  Jonathan Smith and Richard Anderson

Class of 2016  :  Tim O’Brien and Bryce Marcordes

Class of 2015  :  Janssen Lord and Cole Wheeler

Class of 2014: Steven Lorenz and Cole Bumpus

Class of 2013: Seth Emmert and Jacob Jagla