AVSC Scholarships and Fundraising Opportunities


Winter Scholarship Opportunities

AVSC SCHOLARSHIPS

AVSC is proud to provide need-based scholarships to our athletes to ensure every child that wants to participate in programming regardless of financial status.
 
TEAM PROGRAM SCHOLARSHIPS

Scholarships are available for all team programs based on need. TEAM Athletes applying for a scholarship must submit their registration and scholarship application by the early registration deadline (August 1st, 2023).  A $100 - $600 deposit (dependent on program) is required to apply for a scholarship. Scholarships are only available to residents of the Roaring Fork Valley or Western Garfield County. Post-graduate athletes are not eligible for scholarships. Please Note: Bill Koch Youth Nordic League early pricing and scholarship deadline matches that of ASK (November 1, 2023), but use the same form as TEAM Athletes. 

Team Program scholarship applications are due on August 1. 
 

TEAM SCHOLARSHIP FORM 

ASK PROGRAM SCHOLARSHIPS

ASK scholarships are available based on need. Athletes applying for a scholarship must submit their completed registration and scholarship application by November 1, 2023. A $100 deposit is required to apply for a scholarship. Scholarships are only available to residents of the Roaring Fork Valley or Western Garfield County. Scholarships are available for ASK Snowarriors (Buttermilk & Snowmass) & Ridgerunner programs. Please Note: Bill Koch Youth Nordic League early pricing and scholarship deadline matches that of ASK (November 1, 2023), but use the same form as TEAM Athletes (above).

ASK Program scholarship applications are due on November 1.

Scholarship Application Information Coming Soon! 
 

AVSC STRONGEST TOGETHER

Strongest Together Athlete Fundraising is closed for the 22/23 winter season. See you next year!

July 19, 2022 - December 1, 2022


All AVSC athletes are encouraged to set up their very own fundraising platform to help offset their program fees and raise funds for other athletes to ensure that no child is unable to participate in AVSC programs due to financial constraints.

Learn more and set up your own fundraiser here.

All funds donated will go directly toward AVSC scholarships. 

50% of the donations that an athlete raises will go on their Campminder account as a credit to be used toward the 2022 - 2023 season AVSC program fees and travel expenses. The remaining 50% of funds raised will go directly to the AVSC scholarship fund. 
Please note: any unused credits on their Campminder account on July 31, 2023, will be applied to the AVSC general scholarship fund.

Instructions for setting up your fundraiser: 

  1. Click 'Start your Fundraising Page Here' on the AVSC Strongest Together website.
  2. ‚ÄčClick Register as a Fundraiser.
  3. Fill in your personal information to register.
  4. Once you complete registration, you will be automatically logged in to your dashboard.
  5. Start your ‘Welcome Quest’ and set up your fundraising page!
  6. Personalize your platform by adding a photo, sharing a bit about your personal experience with AVSC and your sport.
    • Note: We recommend saving this personal content in a word doc before uploading it to your fundraising page. To save this content to your fundraising page, please select "Update" and then select the green "Save Page" button.
  7. You can choose from email templates, sharing tools, and more!
  8. Share your fundraising page early, often, and widely. Share on social media, email it to friends, shout it from the mountain tops!

For Tips & Tricks to promote your fundraiser, click here.
If you have any questions, reach out to Emily Zeis (ezeis@teamavsc.org) or check out the fine print here.


Summer Scholarship Opportunities


Summer 2023 Scholarships are closed. Thank you to all that applied, we are looking forward to another great summer! 

Nancy Oakes-Hall Memorial Scholarship Fund


AVSC is thrilled to bring back an exciting summer scholarship opportunity for AVSC female TEAM athletes and staff.  Nancy Oakes-Hall, an AVSC alumna, and coach was an inspirational and gracious community member with a fervent passion for skiing.

The Nancy Oakes-Hall Memorial Fund was created to support female AVSC athletes (currently enrolled in a Team program) and employees pursuing excellence in winter sports. This fund supports team off-season training opportunities (May-August) across all four disciplines or professional development opportunities for AVSC employees. Applicants must demonstrate AVSC’s core values and exemplify Nancy’s passion for skiing and love of community. 

Please click here to download the Nancy Oakes-Hall Scholarship Application. 

Applications must be sent to AVSC Executive Director Mark Godomsky (mgodomsky@teamavsc.org) no later than May 19 at 10 a.m.
 

Summer Camp Scholarship Application


AVSC is excited to announce the 2023 Summer Camp scholarship opportunity for AVSC TEAM athletes.  The award amount will be based on the number of applications and available funding.
 
Qualifying Criteria for AVSC Summer Camp Scholarship: First and foremost, athletes must embrace AVSC’s core values: Commitment, Teamwork, and Integrity. We expect athletes to be ambassadors for the Club and the greater Aspen community.
 
Eligible Camps:
Alpine-   FIS/U16 Mammoth Camp June 9-24,2023
                  U14/U12 Mammoth Camp June 12-23,2023
 
Freestyle- Mt. Hood Big Mountain Ski, Bike, and Surf camp June 14-24, 2023
                     Mt. Hood Park and Pipe Camp June 20-28, 2023
                     Mt. Hood Mogul Camp July 12-31, 2023
                     Freestyle Momentum Camp June 25-July 3, 2023
                     AVSC Ramp Camps at the Utah Olympic Park July 10-12, 2023
                     AVSC Ramp Camps at the Utah Olympic Park August 7-11, 2023
 
Nordic- U16 and U19 Race- Bend Camp June 8-18, 2023
Snowboard- Mt. Hood Snowboard Camp June 20-28,2023

Please click here to download the 2023 Summer Camp Scholarship Application and learn more about requirements.

Applications must be sent to AVSC Executive Director Mark Godomsky (mgodomsky@teamavsc.org) no later than May 19 at 10 a.m.