Panthers News · Class of 2019 Student-Athlete Scholarship Opportunities

Dear Senior Student-Athlete and Parents-

I first want to thank you for your dedication and effort that you have given the Paint Branch High School Athletic Program.  I hope your time here at Paint Branch is full of fond memories and life-long friendships.  I cannot express our gratitude for your efforts in the classroom and on the court, mat, pool, track or fields.

The Paint Branch Athletic Association and the Carey family would like you to apply for the scholarships listed below.  If you are planning to go to college or a trade school it would be worthwhile to take the time to apply. Please apply online on the links below by May 16th.

Below you will find a description of the scholarships and a link to complete the application for each scholarship.  Scholarships will be awarded at the Varsity Banquet on May 22, 2019.  If you have any questions about the application please stop by my office!

Thank you again for your dedication to Paint Branch Athletics.  We are all so proud of you!


Heather Podosek

Athletic Director

Class of 2019 Student-Athlete Scholarships

Christopher M Carey Scholarship –  ($1000) awarded to a student-athlete who fits the criteria. Selection will be done by committee of staff and administration.

Christopher M. Carey Scholarship Application

Deadline: May 10, 2019

  • Paint Branch Athletic Association member
  • 100 or more SSL hours
  • 2.75 or higher gpa
  • Minimum 2 years on at least one varsity team
  • Complete required questions

Paint Branch Athletic Association Scholarship($500 each) awarded to one male and one female student-athlete who fits the criteria.

Paint Branch Athletic Association Scholarship Application

Deadline: May 16, 2019

  • 1 varsity letter during senior year
  • 3.0 or higher gpa
  • Paint Branch Athletic Association Member

Pride of the Panthers Scholarship($500 each) awarded to one male and one female student-athlete who fits the criteria.

Pride of the Panthers Scholarship Application

Deadline: May 16, 2019

  • Minimum 1 varsity letter during senior year
  • 2.5 or higher gpa

Walter Hardy Memorial Fund Scholarship  – ($5000 each) awarded to two applicants. This scholarship is open to all student-athletes in Montgomery County Public Schools.

Deadline: May 10, 2019

  • share a significant obstacle (off the field or court) that they have overcome on their way to becoming a successful student-athlete
    • have earned at least two varsity letters during their time in high school
    • have achieved a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.50

Walter Hardy Memorial Fund Scholarship

All scholarship applications are available online at  and the PBHS senior Class google classroom

Contact Ms. Podosek, Athletic Director with any questions @