The Competitive Cheer Coaches Association of Michigan (CCCAM) is thrilled to be able to offer academic scholarship(s) each season to our Competitive Cheer athletes. The amount awarded and the number of recipients is determined annually, based on the funds raised through the Scholarship Invitational held in December.


Eligible athletes must have an accumulative unweighted grade point average of 3.5 through the end of their junior year, be a member of a current MHSAA Competitive Cheer team and be a graduating senior. The applicant's coach must also be a current CCCAM member and the team MUST compete in the annual Scholarship Invitational. Application forms will be posted soon.


The scholarship application must be completed and sent with a sealed copy of the high school transcript. Two letters of recommendation and a short essay, submitted by the applicant.  Please note the postmark information on the application form.

Submit payment to:

Heather Prentice - Treasurer 

3247 Lost Pine Way

Portage, MI 49024

2019 Scholarship Application

Step 1: Scholarship Application Link

Step 2: Online Recommendation Form

Step 3: Checklist


Guidelines for completing application:

  • The applicant's coach must be a current CCCAM member and the team must compete in the current season's CCCAM Scholarship Invitational.
  • Applicants must have an unweighted accumulative grade point average of 3.5 through the end of their junior year, be a member of a current MHSAA Competitive Cheer team, and be a graduating senior. Include a sealed OFFICIAL copy of high school transcripts including SAT score, G.P.A. through junior year.  Transcript must show unweighted GPA. Extra curriculars must be submitted in LIST format, not essay.
  • ONLINE SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION LINK The essay will cover the topic:  "How Competitive Cheer Has Impacted My Life." and also include career goals, and also include additional information such as hobbies, talents, organizations you are a member of, any awards or recognition, community service, leadership roles, you have participated in during your high school career.  Be specific.  
  • Include two (2) letters of recommendation one MUST be from current competitive cheer coach and one, from a high school teacher, administrator or any organization director or coach.  These must be completed using the ONLINE RECOMMENDATION FORM.
  • Mail all to materials to the address on the Checklist form.


STRICT DEADLINE: January 18, 2019 

2019 Scholarship Recipients

Congratulations to all of the recipients of this year's awards!  

Here are the 2019 Winners!  

CCCAM Scholarship Winners

CONGRATULATIONS to the 2018 Scholarship Recipients!!

CONGRATULATIONS to the 2017 Scholarship Recipients!!

CONGRATULATIONS to the 2016 Scholarship Recipients!!

CONGRATULATIONS to the 2015 Scholarship Recipients!!  

CONGRATULATIONS to the 2014 Scholarship Recipients!!