Finger Lakes Runners Club scholarship program deadline extended

Finger Lakes Runners Club Scholarship

Note that the application deadline has been extended

The Finger Lakes Runners Club is proud to announce the following scholarship program:


  • Two unrestricted $1,000 scholarships to be awarded to two deserving high school seniors who participated on their school’s cross-country and/or track & field teams.
  • Eligible students must reside in Tompkins or a surrounding county.
  • FLRC membership is not required.


  • To apply, applicants must submit a letter describing their academic, extracurricular and running achievements. Include any plans you may have for a running career beyond high school and the personal benefits you have gained by participating in the sport.
  • Applicants should include two letters of recommendation, one from a teacher and one from a coach. Please do not send complete transcripts or additional material for consideration as these will not be reviewed. Email application material to or snail mail them to:

FLRC Scholarship Committee
Attn: Lorrie Tily
P.O. Box 185
Locke, NY 13092

Identification of Recipient

  • The Scholarship Committee must receive scholarship applications by Friday, MAY 15, 2020. Committee members to review submissions and identify recipients by JUNE 1, 2020
  • Recipients may be asked to present their scholarship application materials to the FLRC Board.