Coach Tony Juska Scholarship (Deadline: March 20, 2019)
Who Can Apply: This Scholarship was established to honor the memory of Coach Tony Juska. Tony’s greatest coaching achievement occurred in 1954 with the Peoria (Central) High Schools undefeated football team winning the City, the Greater Peoria and Big 12 Championships with a 10-0-1 record. The 1954 team was the first undefeated team in the school’s history. This remarkable season included seven shutouts and a defense that never allowed more than one touchdown a game. As a coach, Tony’s longest winning streak was 22 consecutive games at Peoria Central High School.
- Applicant must be a graduate of Peoria Central High School.
- Applicant must be attending a 2 or 4 year accredited college or university.
- Applicant must be a student athlete at Peoria Central High School.
- Applicant must have maintained a grade point of 2.5 through their first 7 semesters.
- Completed Application.
Deadline: March 20, 2019
Learn More: http://communityfoundationci.org/scholarships/