1 grant of $1000 ($500 for training; $500 for adaptive dive equipment) to a disabled person (woman or man) who wants to begin or further her/his dive education, or to a Divemaster, Assistant Instructor, or Instructor (woman or man)to gain the required education/training to assist or teach the disabled to dive.
Equipment sponsored by donations to the Women Divers Hall of Fame Scholarship Fund
If you are NOT a certified diver:
If you ARE a certified diver:
Although earthbound to a wheelchair, Hugh Fletcher reached many goals not attained by most people. An avid sailor, scuba diver and sportsman, in the company of friends and family he explored corners of the globe both far and near. Though carried on the shoulders of giants, he would have stood tall in our midst nonetheless. He was a great friend to many and an inspiration to all. Hugh died of Muscular Dystrophy on May 16, 2002.
Endowed by the friends of outstanding diver and volunteer Hugh Fletcher who triumphed over Muscular Dystrophy, made great strides in diving and was a role model for disabled divers.