Applications for the 2023 Triple Impact Competitor Scholarship Awards now open.

Together with financial support from PNC, the Joy of Sports Foundation is pleased to continue with the Triple-Impact Competitor Scholarship awards program with increased donations.

Two Awards of $1,000 each will be granted in 2023 to Hershey High School Seniors – one female student-athlete and one male student-athlete.

Award Criteria

A Triple-Impact Competitor® makes positive contributions on three levels:

1) Makes oneself better (Personal Mastery)

2) Makes teammates better (Leadership)

3) Makes the sport better (Honoring the Game – respecting the rules, opponents, officials, teammates, and self)


  • Any HHS Senior (class of 2023)*
  • Plays a High School Sport

*Home-School Senior Athletes are Eligible

Application Process

Your application and the three references must be fully submitted by the deadline of April 5th at 11:59 PM.  Applications can only be submitted online.  No paper submissions will be accepted.

If you have any questions or problems, please e-mail

Selection Process

Winners, one male and one female, will be selected by the JSF Triple-Impact Competitor Scholarship Selection Committee.


Winners of the 2023 Triple-Impact Competitor Scholarships will be announced at the HHS Annual Senior Awards night.

Apply Now for the Triple-Impact Scholarship

As part of the online application process, you will be asked to provide and submit your response to 3 essay prompts and then have 3 qualifying references submit a reference form.

Athlete Essay Prompts

As part of the online application process you will be asked to provide your response to the following 3 essay prompts:

1) As an athlete, how do you make yourself better?

2) What do you do to make your teammates better?

3) How do you Honor The Game (respecting the rules, opponents, officials, teammates, and self)?

*Once you have completed the application, please return to this page and follow the instructions for your references.

Reference Requirements

You will need three references.  Each of your three references will need to complete and submit the reference form by April 5th in order for your application to be considered. You will need a reference, one individual, from each of the three categories listed below who is familiar with you as a student-athlete and is able to speak to your embodiment of the Triple-Impact Competitor principles:

1) A teammate, competitor, or referee
2) A school administrator, teacher, or counselor
3) A coach