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David Hayes Memorial Scholarship

David Hayes was Coach Josh Hayes father. He left this earthly life June of 2022, but his legacy upon this earth continues through Coach Josh, his grand children, and The Professional Development Academy. Each year PDA will give away a scholarship to a deserving athlete to help them further and support the athletic and academic career.

David Hayes Memorial Scholarship

The David Hayes Memorial scholarship was created for a student athlete whose focus is basketball. David Hayes was instrumental in the success of Coach Josh Hayes. Coach and his son’s wanted to honor his dad and their grandfather through the legacy of basketball he left behind. Mr. Hayes was a diehard basketball fan and always supported Coach Josh in his career on and off the court. Each year a student athlete will have the chance to apply for the scholarship. A committee will rate each application and select a candidate based on the committee standards. Please the requirements below. Application due May 15th.

Must Be An Arkansas Resident

Must Have A Letter of Intent for Basketball

Minimum of a 2.5 GPA

Completed PDA Scholarship Application

Confirmation from College Team and Admissions


If you need more information or would like to donate to the scholarship fund. 

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