Adele Dolansky College Scholarships

Women and Girls in Soccer is awarding four $10,000 college scholarships to empower and support the exceptional female soccer athlete to play at the collegiate level. Applicants must be rostered and playing on a team accepted and playing in the WAGS Rael Vodicka Annual Soccer Tournament held annually in October.


Applications are closed for 2022. We had very impressive submissions for our scholarship committee to review.  The 2023 application link will open on October 8th, 2022.

WAGS 2022 $10,000 Scholarship Recipients 

Congratulations to our recipients on this well deserved award, we wish you good luck in your next chapter. WAGS is honored to help women and girls reach their goals through soccer.

Madeline Dosen played for Villarreal VA RL GU18/19
and will attend and play for Haverford College in the fall.

Mackenzie Joly played for Richmond Kickers Elite Red
 RL GU18/U19 and will attend and play for University of Lynchburg in the fall.

Charlotte Snead played for Fredericksburg FC RL GU18/U19
and will attend and play for Davidson University in the fall.

Addy Hecker played for Stafford Revolution RL U18/19G,
and will attend and play for Roanoke College in the fall.

Qualifications:

  • Applicants must be 17-19 years of age
  • A minimum 3.7 GPA
  • A commitment to play soccer in college
  • Applicants do not need to be a U.S. citizen

WAGS will award four scholarships to players who meet the above criteria, who excel in a broad variety of extracurricular activities and who demonstrate active participation in community service. WAGS is looking for individuals who embrace the qualities and characteristics necessary to play on an elite soccer team and who apply these qualities to her daily life.

Submissions for 2023 will open on October 8th, 2022. Scholarships will be announced and awarded in May, 2023.

If you have questions regarding your application, please email us at info@womenandgirlsinsoccer.org.

WAGS Scholarship Requirements and Checklist

  1. Scholarship Amounts
    1. Four (4) scholarships of $10,000 each
  2. Requirements
    1. 17-19 years of age
    2. Graduating high school senior
    3. Actively rostered to a team accepted and playing in the WAGS Rael Vodicka Tournament during the year of application. Copy of the state certified roster is required.
    4. Committed or planning to play in college. Confirmation of acceptance required before funds are awarded. If you do not have a letter of intent yet, as you have a contingency in play or have not yet received your letter, please have the coach write a letter to confirm your status with their school.  Only one letter should be uploaded. Please note, if you cannot provide the letter of intent at submission, an actual confirmation letter of intent will be required no later than April 1st. After this date, your submission will be voided.
    5. Minimum 3.70 GPA. Copy of high school transcript required.
  3. Checklist (documents associated with b through f should be uploaded as PDF files)
    1. Completed application.
    2. Letter of Intent
    3. Three (3) letters of recommendation:
      1. Soccer reference
      2. Character reference
      3. Applicant’s choice
    4. Soccer resume (maximum one-page)
    5. Resume outlining academic, extracurricular and community activities (maximum one-page)
    6. Applicant’s essay on how “Soccer has Empowered Me” (500-word maximum)
7 days ago.

Are you interested in our @WAGStournament Legacy Division Over 40 - O70 but need to connect to a team? Or do you have a team forming and need more players? Please go to the below website page and sign up on our public goggle doc page. ⬇️ wagstournament.com/wags-legacy-ap… pic.twitter.com/KlCOrUL5r5