College Scholarships

Philosophy & Criterias

Annually, the FUND will award the “George A. Schutte Memorial Scholarship” and other “Kickoff” scholarships to deserving high school senior football players that have been nominated by his/her coach having demonstrated that the individual has attained a high degree of academic, athletic, community and leadership abilities. The Selection Committee of the San Diego Youth Football Fund will select the individuals chosen after a review of his/her qualifications.

The Criteria that will be utilized in determining the award will include the following:

  • High School Senior
  • San Diego CIF Section
  • Varsity Football Player
  • Nominated by the Head Coach
  • Complete Application
  • Two Letters of Reference
  • Academic achievement
  • Community Involvement
  • Planning to attend a 4 year college

Scholarship Application

Click the icon at right for the SDYFF Scholarship Application form. Once displayed, print the application. Completed applications must be mailed to SDYFF at the address indicated on the application.

Deadline for Applying

To be considered for the Annual Scholarship Award, we must receive the applicants completed application by April 30, 2019.

Questions or Comments?

For questions about the scholarship process, please contact the FUND by phone at 619.888.6430, or by email at