Fundraiser for The Coach Mike Papa Brown MSA Scholarship Fund
Wed Nov 09 4:00 pm

About This Event

The Coach Mike Papa Brown MSA Scholarship Fund

November 9th

4:00pm - 10:00pm

Join the Historic Lobo Theater in supporting the Coach Mike Papa Brown MSA Scholarship Fund! This fund is set up to help APS student-athletes with secondary education as well as raise money for the MSA Coalition. 

This Scholarship is to honor the life of Coach Mike “Papa” Brown and is open to all Albuquerque Public School student-athletes within the Albuquerque Metro Area with a 3.5 GPA or higher. Students must plan to attend college or vocational/trade school starting no later than fall 2023. Five winners will be selected and awarded as follows:
  • Grand Prize: $5,000.
  • First runner-up: $4,000.
  • Second runner-up: $3,000.
  • Third runner-up: $2,000.
  • Fourth runner-up: $1,000.

Applications will be received until February 28th.  The Scholarship begins September 28th. Winners will start being announced around March 28th, 2023.

This November 9th, the Coach Mike Papa Brown MSA Scholarship Fund will be holding a silent auction at the Historic Lobo Theater with all Albuquerque Public Schools (APS) being represented! in addition to the silent auction; the Historic Lobo will be donating a portion of the food sales directly to the Scholarship. 

This event will hold a Basketball contest on the dance floor with Volcano basketball coach Greg Brown and Sandia basketball coach Danny Brown!

Food and drink are available for purchase to support!

Thank you to Fundaxi for helping to run this fundraiser!