IHOA Scholarship

3/1/2021: The IHOA Scholarship application has been updated to reflect current submission dates.

Application period opens: January 1

Application period closes: April 1

If you have any questions, please email IHOA Treasurer Geoff Schlender — gschlender@mindspring.com


The IHOA Scholarships are awarded each spring to student officials who exhibit in school, on the ice, and in their community the true spirit of USA Hockey, AHAI, and IHOA. This scholarship is applicable towards college tuition at an accredited college or university.



  1. The scholarship is available to both male and female applicants

  2. Applicants must be an active member of IHOA

  3. Must be applying and planning to attend college as a full-time student in the school year following the award

  4. Applicant must graduate from high school no later than June of the award year

  5. Academic standing, including but not limited to grades, class rank, standardized tests scores and curriculum

  6. Community and volunteer service

  7. Extracurricular activities

  8. Leadership and character

  9. Letters of recommendation

Click here for the IHOA Scholarship Application