Scholarship Recipients


Find out more about our past scholarship recipients.

Richard Kruger

 

 

 

 

 

Richard Kruger

 

 

 

 

Richard Kruger, a golfer, is from Pretoria, South Africa. He is a full-time golf player at the International Junior Golf Academy (IJGA) and attends Heritage Academy. He has a love of fashion - his favorite brand is Hugo Boss. Richard has aspirations of turning professional and in the coming years will be focusing on his studying and playing some of the mini tours.

Van Der Meer Tennis has helped me out a lot, making it possible for me to attend the Academy and do what I love most and for that, I am very grateful. I also appreciate very much the grant that the JFC has provided for me to play tournaments. 

Richard’s Accomplishments:

  • 2017 SAKids Golf World Qualifier Huddle Park GC - Champion
  • 2016 KidsGolf World Championship Malaysia - 7th place

 

 

 

Nehemiah Molla

 

 

 

 

 

Nehemiah Molla

 

 

 

 

Nehemiah Molla is from Addis Ababa Ethiopia. He is a full-time tennis player at Van Der Meer Tennis Academy, having attended for two years. Nehemiah is a senior in high school in 2018-2019 and attends Heritage Academy. He has a 4.0 GPA and plans on studying biomedical engineering in college, while playing college tennis.

Van Der Meer Tennis has helped me out a lot, making it possible for me to attend the Academy and do what I love most and for that, I am very grateful. I also appreciate very much the grant that the JFC has provided for me to play tournaments. 

Nehemiah’s Accomplishments:

  • 2017 Dennis Van der Meer SC Jr State Open Championships - Consolation Winner & Doubles Finalist
  • 2017 Peanut Patch Junior Open (formerly Pepsi Junior Open) - Consolation Winner
  • 2017 SC Jr. State Open Championships at Rock Hill - Consolation Winner & Doubles Champion
  • 2017 TLC Spring Junior CHALLENGER - Champion