On behalf of Don and Kim Hartl of Lake Lenore, Saskatchewan, I would like to announce an opportunity for Goaltenders within the Province who will be graduating from Grade 12 this year to apply for a $1,000 Scholarship to honour the memory of their son Craig Hartl.
Craig was a young man who grew up in Lake Lenore playing hockey and the position he loved, Goaltender. Craig passed away in January, 2018 and his family wishes to honour his memory and love of a Hockey Goaltender by offering an annual scholarship of $1,000. The criteria for the Scholarship is as follows;
Attached is an application form that must be completed and forwarded to the Saskatchewan Hockey Association address listed.
The Scholarship recipient will be chosen be the Don, Kim and Cortney Hartl, Craig’s family.
Scholarship application can be found here.
The Saskatchewan Development Model Partners (Saskatchewan Hockey Association; Saskatchewan Midget AAA Hockey League; Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League; and the Western Hockey League) shall award twenty-four (24) $1,000.00 Scholarships annually to members of the SHA registered at the Midget AAA and/or Junior A Level (one (1) per each SMAAAHL and SJHL team).
This Scholarship program does not alter a player’s ability to acquire scholarships that are made available from other member Leagues or Teams.
Players may attend any credited post secondary institution in Canada. In the case of players who have played and earned education benefits from the Western Hockey League, the SDM benefits shall be in addition to the WHL benefits and shall revert to WHL criteria, i.e. the player may attend any institution or organization in any jurisdiction allowed by the WHL.
More information on the the criteria required to apply can be found here.
The application form can be found here.
This annual award will be presented annually to the Saskatchewan Midget AAA Hockey League’s Top Defensive Defenseman who exemplifies superior leadership both on the ice and in the dressing room.
Each SMAAAHL Team will be able to nominate one Defenseman chosen by his teammates. All teams will receive one vote to choose the recipient.
More information on the scholarship can be found here.