Bill Neal Scholarship

The Bill Neal Scholarship was established in 2006 to honor Mr. Bill Neal for his 45 years of dedicated service to Richland College with a nod to geriatric athletics in particular. He has served as a dedicated professor of Physical Education for almost a half-century. He has taught physical education and coached wrestling, baseball, and volleyball.
For a quarter of a century, he has been the Director of the Emeritus Program in Physical Education for seniors. A program that has enhanced many lives. It is a program dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of senior citizens. Bill is a recognized leader in this area. This scholarship is a spring semester award only.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Major in Physical Education or Kinesiology
  • Must be a Richland College student
  • Must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours for the period of the award
  • Must answer the supplemental questions –
    Why are you applying for this scholarship?
    What are your future career/professional aspirations and how do you plan to integrate physical education studies to shape and strengthen your overall career goals?

To qualify for this scholarship you must be enrolled in the required hours by the application deadline.

Award
$500
Campus/Major
07-Richland Campus, Physical Education
Deadline
12/01/2021
Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you a Kinesiology or Physical Education major?
  2. Why are you applying for this scholarship? Include goals to seek a higher education in the science curriculums.
  3. What are your future career/professional aspirations and how do you plan to integrate your studies to shape and strengthen your overall career goals?