VETS AS REFS
THE PROBLEM: Over the past few years there has been a persistent shortfall of interscholastic and youth sports referees.
SOLUTION: Upon successful completion of each step in the FHSAA certification process VETS AS REFS will reimburse selected applicants the fees associated with that step.
$300 MAXIMUM SCHOLARSHIP AMOUNT
FOLLOW THESE STEPS:
#1 Complete the enclosed 'Vets As Refs' Application
#2 Verify that you are a veteran, on AD, in the Guard or the Reserves
(DL, DD214. Passport)
#3 Familiarize yourself with the FHSAA steps to become an official.
#4 Register with a local officials association.
#5 Register with the FHSAA through Arbiter Sports.
The initial fee this year for the first sport is $45 and each additional sport is $27.
#6 Comply with the Jessica Lunsford Act.