Coach Richard Diminuco Scholarship for Athletic Excellence

This scholarship will be awarded annually by the Albion High School Alumni Foundation in recognition of Coach Richard Diminuco, who served as AHS head varsity football coach for 30 years and athletic director for 26 years.  It is awarded to an outstanding athlete who displays good character and academic achievement.  Preference will be given to a student who will be participating in college-level athletics and/or pursuing a career in physical education. We award one scholarship at $1,500.

Selection Criteria: Male or female athlete, minimum 80% grade average.

Who Selects: Athletic department.

Criteria to Earn: Completion of one year of college at NCAA athletic scholarship standards – 24 credit hours with a 2.0 GPA.

First awarded in 2011.

Funding: Fully funded.