Sponsored by National Athletic Equipment Reconditioners Association

For applications to be considered complete, one original copy of each document must be included. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed. All documents must be in English or translated into English. Translations must bear an original (not photocopied) mark of certification or official signature that the translation is true and complete.

  1. High School Senior Scholarship Application – completed and signed by the applicant

  2. Official High School Transcripts – with 1st semester, Senior year grades

  3. ACT/SAT Score – documentation showing 20/1410 or higher

  4. Three Letters of Recommendation – each in a sealed envelope with recommender’s signature written across the seal

  5. Essay – computer generated on one piece of 8.5 x 11 paper

  6. College Acceptance – proof of acceptance letter to college/university

Note to Applicants


Scholarship will be awarded in the amount of $1,000 for the school of your choice. Submit your completed application and materials to the Voigt R. Hodgson Memorial Scholarship Committee c/o your local NAERA Member by the March 1st deadline. Late applications will not be accepted.

  • Applications must be RECEIVED by the NAERA member by March 1st of applicant’s senior year in high school.

  • Each NAERA member may submit only one candidate’s scholarship materials to the Executive Director by March 15.

  • Scholarship committee is to determine the Voigt Hodgson Scholarship winner in early April.

  • The Voigt Hodgson Scholarship winner will be notified by the Executive Director no later than May 1st.


Tony Beam
Executive Director

Phone: (717) 317-2143


NAERA (National Athletic Equipment Reconditioners Association) is an association of athletic equipment reconditioners whose mission is to increase awareness and acceptance of high quality athletic equipment reconditioning / recertification (where appropriate). Particular emphasis is directed towards reducing the risk of injury for athletic event participants. Members are licensed by NOCSAE to recertify football, lacrosse, softball/baseball helmets, and face guards.


There are NOCSAE licensed reconditioners all over the country anxious to serve you. 

  • Twitter Social Icon

© Copyright 2016 NAERA. All rights reserved.

Another web site created with Breadcrumbs Web Design