For Coaches:

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Mailing Address:
PO Box 148
Van Meter, IA 50261
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Iowa High School Athletic Association

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ICCA offers $500 scholarships to high school senior cheerleaders and current college cheerleaders who display outstanding scholastic achievement. For more information, please read below or contact JoEllen Wesselmann at

ATTENTION COACHES: You will receive scholarship information via e-mail each December.

Click here to print out a scholarship application.
or here for an application in Microsoft Word.

All Scholarships will be mailed August 1.


2014 ICCA Academic
Scholarship Winners:

Megan Adams Ames High School

Julie Gunderson Waukee High School

Wade Rollins Davenport West High School

Kara Streebin Bedford High School

Audrey Wood Waukee High School



2013 Honor Squad Scholarship Winners:

Josh Cunningham Central Decatur-Leon
Larissa Michalek Pella High School



2014 All-Star Scholarship Winner:

Miranda Kollasch - North Union High School


2013-2014  All-State Scholarship Winner:

 Megan DeMouth - Waukee


One-year, non-renewable scholarships, in the amount of $500, will be awarded to graduating cheerleaders in the Class of the current graduation year.

Applicant's coach must be a present member of the ICCA.

Applicant must have a cumulative 3.5 grade point average or above by the end of his/her junior year  (DO NOT round up to 3.5). 

Applicant must follow all scholarship guidelines. 

Complete all information on white paper using dark print. 

*  Include completed basic application form. It MUST HAVE coach's signature. (Send 1 copy) Click here to print out a scholarship application.

*  Include ONE PAGE listing high school, community, and religious activities; and honors received  (Cheer coach must verify this list with signature.  Send 3 copies)

*  Include ONE PAGE essay covering the statement, "What I have gained from cheerleading and how it will help me in the future." (Send 3 copies)

*  Include ONE PAGE letters of recommendations, ONE from each of the following:  
-OTHER (e.g. teacher, community leader, etc.)

*  Recommendations should deal with applicant's responsibility, leadership qualities, contributions to team and school spirit, and special qualities. (Send 3 copies of each letter).

*  Include a letter from High School Guidance Counselor, indicating grade point average through the end of junior year. This should be signed by Guidance Counselor and Principal.  This letter does NOT qualify as a letter of recommendation. Do NOT send official transcripts.

Coaches should mail all application materials in ONE PACKAGE postmarked by January 15, of the current year to:

JoEllen Wesselmann
ICCA PO Box 148
Van Meter, IA 50261

BE SURE TO FOLLOW ALL DIRECTIONS! Those applications contrary to the above stated directions will not be considered for scholarship awards.

The ICCA Scholarship committee will review complete application materials and select the recipients.

Recipients will be notified by March 15, of the current year.

For further information, call JoEllen Wesselmann at 515-996-9926 or email at:



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