This award is established by John Bame to encourage Anacortes High School varsity basketball players to do well academically and go to college. The award is intended for a male who plans to play basketball at the college/ community college level.
- Anacortes High School graduate, open to both graduating seniors or current college student
- Citizen of the United States
- High School basketball player
- Preference to Male
- Preference to male who plans to attend or currently attends community college or a 4-year university
- Preference to male who plays or plans to play basketball at the community college or university level
- Must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher in high school
- Scholarship is renewable for a second year in the amount of $1000, provided student makes the basketball team and earns a GPA of 3.0 or higher in college.