SDYSC Ryan Cattrysse Memorial Bursary Award – Will close July 15 each Soccer Season
Why SDYSC created a Bursary Program?
The SDYSC Ryan Cattrysse Memorial Bursary Program aims to assist SDYSC players,
coaches, or referees financially with their post-education and training goals.
Any member associated with the Simcoe & District Youth Soccer Club in our previous Indoor
season and currant Outdoor season (i.e.: player, coach, referee)
Any male or female in their graduating year from high school
Show proof that he/she has been accepted to an education/training program at an accredited
Please include your full name, address, phone number and email address. The Board of Directors
uses this information to get in touch with you about your application. The Board of Directors might
have additional questions and will notify you by email or by phone of your award should you receive
one. Contact information will only be shared with the Board of Directors and Club Manager.
Selection of Winners:
Candidates will choose from one of the three choices, and submit their application to SDYSC
1. Write a 350–400-word essay as to what the game of soccer means to them, how they have
contributed to our club and what have they learned since joining the SDYSC.
2. Design a poster/brochure that would promote the game of soccer, SDYSC, respect for the game
or soccer cleat program. Entry should include the SDYSC Logo.
3. Create a digital media presentation (i.e.: video, computer generated, photography slide show) that
displays what the game of soccer means to them, or an advertisement that promotes our local club.
Judging will be based on a combination of creativity, clear message, attention to details, completion
and submitted on or before the deadline.
All applications will be presented to the SDYSC Board of Directors, Bursary Award Coordinator and
winner will be announced by Club Manager. The winner will be notified and asked to attend the
NCYSP to be presented with a Bursary Cheque and have photograph taken with a Board member.
The photograph will be added SDYSC web site www.simcoesoccer.ca
The Bursary Award BOD will not be able to award you the total costs associated with your
education/training goal. Individual annual will be $500.00 or possibly be shared with more than one
Please submit your application On or before July 15 of current year (must be if mailed have July 15
or before post marked to: Simcoe & District Youth Soccer Club Inc.
c/o SDYSC Ryan Cattrysse Memorial Bursary Award
P.O. Box 1012
or to Club Manager via email on or before July 15: firstname.lastname@example.org