Frank A. Yapps
Founder Harford Gymnastics (1979)
September 23, 1944 - April 1, 2004
"A golden heart stopped beating,
Hard working hands to rest,
God broke our hearts to prove to us,
He only takes the best"
A Gymnastics Memorial Scholarship has been established to honor the spirit and memories of the devoted gymnastics professional, Frank A Yapps, Jr. He devoted his life to helping individuals create a solid foundation on which to grow through their involvement in the sport of gymnastics. He founded Harford Gymnastics is 1979.
To continue his legacy, a one-year $1,000 scholarship will be awarded each spring to a current, or past, member of Harford Gymnastics who articulate the benefits and character development that gymnastics has to offer.
Eligibility: Any female or male student who will be attending a four year accredited institution full time for the following school year, and who has been a registered member of, and active participant in, any of the programs offered at Harford Gymnastics.
Applications: Applications must be downloaded from The Harford Gymnastics web site. The application must be fully completed and returned to the address below postmarked by the deadline date. Yearly application are accepted from January 1 through midnight April 1.
Scholarship Award: The Frank A Yapps, Jr. Memorial Gymnastics Scholarship is a one year, $1000 award which will be given each June for studies commencing the following September. It will be paid directly to the college or university the winner will be attending.
Application Deadline: April 1st
Send to: Harford Gymnastics Scholarship Application
701 Whitaker Mill Road Joppa, MD 21085
Application Attached Below: