Carol & Hayes Jenkins Scholarship Fund
Carol Heiss Jenkins competed in Ladies singles, becoming the 1956 Olympic silver medalist, 1960 Olympic champion, five-time World champion, and four-time U.S. National Champion. During this unprecedented winning streak Carol attended New York University.
Hayes Jenkins competed in Men’s singles, becoming the 1956 Olympic champion, four-time World champion, and four-time U.S. National champion. Hayes attended Colorado College and Harvard Law School.
Carol & Hayes believe education is the foundation to achieving goals and enjoying a well balanced life.
In 2021 the Carol & Hayes Jenkins Scholarship Fund was established by Cleveland Championships 2000 to award a local skater who has excelled in athletic and academic achievements, and who is graduating from high school with plans to attend college in the next six months.
- Be an active amateur singles, pairs or ice dance competitor, or a member of a synchronized skating team.
- Be an eligible and current member of a Greater Cleveland figure skating club and represent and train primarily at this club.
- Be in his/her senior year of high school and planning to attend an institution of higher learning within 6 months of graduation.
- Complete this scholarship application and submit it to CC2000 between May 1 – 31.
Scholarship Amount: $2,500
This grant will be awarded annually starting in 2021. Recipient will receive a one-time payment of $2,500 in the year they graduate high school. A recipient will only be eligible to receive one grant award.