Awards and Scholarships


JDF ASSOCIATION AWARDS

    2017-18 2016-17 2015-16 2014-15 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
2009-10 2008-09 2007-08 2006-07  2005-06           

 

To nominate someone for an award, please send it to:  awards@jdfminorhockey.com

Please note: If you are nominating someone for an award, it is very helpful to state why you are nominating this person.

 

JDFMHA offers yearly awards for: 

 
Volunteer of the Year - Constable Mike Mason Award

An exceptional member of the JDFMHA community (parent, coach, managers, executive member, etc.) having selflessly dedicated their time, enthusiasm and abilities to help provide a positive environment for children through the sport of hockey

Coach of the Year 

1 x Recreation - Initiation & Atom Divisions
1 x Recreation - Peewee to Midget (including female) Divisions
1 x Representative Division

  • Supportive to team-mates
  • Ability to instruct and motivate
  • Knowledge of the game
  • Promotion of Fair Play principles
  • Positive rapport with players and parents
  • One recipient from the competitive level and one from the recreational level
Most Improved Referee

The official who has shown the most improvement within the officiating program.

Referee of the Year

The official who has demonstrated above and beyond dedication to the officiating program.

Unsung Hero Rec Team Player Sportsmanship Award
Gary Woodford Atom House Team Award

There will be a "call for nominations" near the end of the season from coaches and other nominators.   It is very helpful if you are nominating someone for an award to state why you are nominating this person.  The Nomination Committee will review all award nominations and the winner(s) chosen.  Winners will receive notification to attend the awards ceremony. 

Debbie Cooper Memorial Award

This annual award focuses on the essence of what Debbie embodied.  It is about a particular volunteer, player, or team who has displayed a commitment to our community, someone who works tirelessly in whatever role or aspect of the JDFMHA community they aspire to.  This could be a referee or linesman, someone that sits in for the time clock game in/game out, a fundraiser, a coach or manager that goes the extra mile, an arena employee, and a divisional manager that puts in endless hours.  These are but a few examples of the type of person that would be given this award. 

Saunders Family Graduating Midget Player of the Year (1x Female, 1x Male)

This award will be given to a 3rd year Midget player who during his/her playing time with JDFMHA has shown good sportsmanship, attitude and enthusiasm. This recipient has also contributed over the years with JDFMHA in other ways such as reffing, participates in other sports or volunteers within the community.  Recipients of this award also receive a $500. Bursary.

 

Scholarships

Vancouver Island Amateur Hockey Association

BC Hockey

JDF Scholarship

GENERAL

Scholarships will be awarded to JdF Minor Hockey Association (JdFMHA) registered members who apply and who best combine the qualifications set hereunder. The officers will determine the number and the amount of the scholarships each year. JdFMHA wants to give recognition to their members who develop their academic or vocational career aspirations, with a plan to continue through their career goal, at the same time nourishing their interest in hockey.

 ELIGIBILITY

  1. In their final year of high school or finished senior secondary schooling.
    Not be a previous winner of a JdFMHA Scholarship or Bursary.
    Must be a JdFMHA member in good standing.
    Have a minimum of five years registered as a JdFMHA member.
    Must be Continuing on with studies/Education.

QUALIFICATIONS

  1. Academic achievement
  2. Sportsmanship
  3. Hockey participation and/or quality of contribution
  4. School, community participation and service
  5. Citizenship 

HOW TO APPLY

Complete and submit the following:

  1. Complete the JdFMHA Scholarship Form
  2. Submit:
    1. Letter of support from applicant’s hockey coach(es) and/or referee in chief.
    2. Copy of most recent school transcript showing grade status.
    3. Proof of registration to post Secondary or continuing studies training/program
    4. Review letter briefly describing your experiences through JdMFHA, Good Citizenship and Community support provided.
    5. Letter of support from applicant’s association president or one of the Vice Presidents.

Send completed additional information for the application to treasurer@jdfminorhockey.com or via mail at:
 

Scholarships

Juan de Fuca Minor Hockey Association

1767 Island Highway

Victoria, BC V9B 1J1

 

DATE OF SUBMISSION

Applications need to be received by June 29, 2017 to be considered for an award.  

SELECTION

A selection committee from JdFMHA Executive will review all applications.

SCHOLARSHIP AVAILABILITY

JDF Minor Hockey Scholarships will be made available to the successful applicants after proof has been received that they are attending a Post Secondary Institution of their choice. All cheques will be payable to the successful applicant. JdF Minor Hockey Scholarship winners may defer receipt of their awards for a period no longer than one academic year, however, deferment requests must be submitted in writing and include an explanation.                                                                                                                                          

INQUIRIES: Please send any questions regarding JdFMHA Scholarships to:

treasurer@jdfminorhockey.com and/or office@jdfminorhockeycom 

PLEASE NOTE: All applications and supporting letters become the property of the JdFMHA.

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