The Dallas Freitas Memorial Scholarship
Currently Enrolled at MDCHS
One-year participation in Track and Field at MDCHS
Minimum GPA 3.0
Actively involved with the Fine or Performing Arts
Awarded annually to a student who exemplifies camaraderie and friendship in the classroom, on the track and in the community.
Dallas Freitas, Class of 2015, was a Merit scholarship recipient at MD, who also excelled in athletics, especially track, cross country and pole vaulting. Dallas held the 200m record at MD from 2015 to 2019. He is currently second overall. In 2015, Dallas was the Mesa League Runner-Up in the 200m and finished fifth at CIF Finals. He is also 7th overall in the 100m record. He was a four-year varsity track runner at Mater Dei. Dallas was on the 4×100 relay all four years and also participated in the 100m and 200m sprints. Dallas personal records include running a 11.33 in the 100m, 22.41 in the 200m and jumping 9’0 in the pole vault event.
Dallas was also very involved in various aspects of student life, such as Ambassador for Christ, Yearbook editor, Band (steel and regular drums)and Drama Club member. Dallas exemplified the Crusader spirit in and out of the school, and was loved by all who knew him.
- Recipient(s) selected by Administration
- Priority based on financial need
- Application submission opens: June 1, 2021
- Application submission deadline: June 30, 2021
- Award will be applied for the 2021-22 school year
- A letter of recommendation from a mentor (teacher, coach or friend) is strongly suggested
- Projected award for the 2021-22 school year $1500.