New York Swim Commission Scholar-Athlete Award

Congratulations to Mia Cote, Glens Falls and Maclean Crossley, Watertown, recipients of the 2017 NYS Swim Commission Scholar Athlete Awards. Not only have Mia and Maclean impressed us with all their scholastic and swimming accomplishments they went over the top with a combined 5 individual first places and 5 national championship qualification times at the 2017 State Championship Meet!


Past Recipients:

2016     Jenna Stiansen, Saratoga                          Tyler Mason, Auburn

2015     Shelly Zhang, Southern Saratoga              Noa Pan, Flushing


About the Award

A $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a male and female YMCA competitive swimmer. Ties will result in the splitting of the award. The award certificates will be presented at the NYS YMCA Swimming Championship Met in March every year.  The funding source for the awards will be the NY State Swim Commission. 

Applicants must be a graduating senior, a member of a registered NYS YMCA swim team, entered in and attending the upcoming NYS YMCA Swimming Championship.

Applications will be reviewed by the State Swimming Scholarship Committee. All decisions by the committee are final.

The application for the 2018 NYS Swim Commission Scholar-Athlete award is available HERE.