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Apr 04, 2023 | Amanda Cowdrey | 286 views
Lynx Graduating Player Award
Applications are being accepted for the 2023 Lindsay Lynx Graduating Player of the Year Award. The deadline to submit an application is April 20th 2023.

The Lindsay Lynx GHA will institute a Graduating Player of the Year program to recognize and reward commitment to hockey, community, and education. The program provides financial assistance to a graduating member of the Lynx for their post-secondary education to a maximum of $500.00 (dependent on funding availability of the Association as deemed by the Executive).

Every year the fund will reward an outstanding young woman who excels in the arena and the classroom and exhibit qualities of leadership and community. The recipients are determined based on their hockey and academic achievements as well as their community involvement. The winner of the award will be chosen by the Lindsay Lynx Executive. An Executive member with a Graduating player in their family is excluded from the selection/voting process.

The application and all required documentation must be submitted to the LGHA Executive no later than April 20th 2023 and the award will be announced during the year end Lindsay Lynx Banquet. A Review Committee will exist of appointed Executive Committee members and final award selection must be approved by the President.

Good luck to everyone applying!

Eligibility Criteria

Must be a current Lindsay Lynx player. 

Must be playing in the final year of eligibility for the Lindsay Lynx Girls Hockey Association.

Must be enrolled to attend full time in either college or university for the upcoming calendar year.

Information Required

Application Form

Current copy of school transcript

A letter (1 page) outlining your contribution to hockey, involvement in the community, volunteer involvements and what hockey has meant to you.

Letter of program acceptance from your college or university on school letterhead.

Letter of reference from your coach, employer, volunteer coordinator or other appropriate individual.



How to Apply:

Step 1: Download the Lynx Graduating Player of the Year Award Application Package

Step 2: Complete the Application Form & gather all required documents

Step 3: Choose a submission method:

Graduating Player Award - 2023 Application Submission Form on the LGHA Website


Email all required documents to: Grant Dafoe, LHGA President [email protected]  and please include Pippa Stephenson, LGHA Vice President [email protected]  

*Those who have already submitted an award application to the LGHA Executive prior to April 3rd 2023 using last year’s form do not need to re-submit their application documents.

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