Photo of smiling teenage boy. Not the actual winner but what we assume winning a season pass to Meadows feels like.
2021-2022 Hiefield Scholarship Winners Announced
Announcement from the Hiefield Family: We would like to award the two MHM season passes to: Jade ThomassonSunset HS George BoutwellIda B. Well HS We would also like to award to each of the following a $50 MHM gift card: Carlotta D’Onofrio (Ida B. Wells) Sante Klosterman (Lincoln) Kaden Tafuri (Sunset) Benjamin Olcese (Sunset) Eltan Minyan (Southridge) Victoria Kelly (Lincoln) Giancarlo Cortese (Mountainside) Congratulations to these riders and thank you to everyone who participated.
2021-2022 Hiefield Scholarship Announcement
Hiefield Scholarship: The Story The Hiefield Scholarship is a complimentary season pass to Mt Hood Meadows awarded to two Oregon Interscholastic Snowboard Association (OISA) students who have and will continue to exemplify the best qualities of snowboarding and respect for Mt. Hood. Student GPA is not a criterion for the award, but student qualities of determination, commitment, and integrity are. Only current OISA members whose team trains regularly at Mt. Hood Meadows will be considered for this scholarship. Attorney Preston C. Hiefield Jr., as director of the developer of the Mt. Hood Meadows Ski area, was allowed two lifetime season…
2021-2022 Season Announcement
The OISA Executive Board is excited to announce we’ll be returning to regular competition for the 2021-2022 season. There are precautions in place, but we’re going to get to play snowboards. More announcements to come, but let’s get the biggest one out there.
Hiefield Scholarship Winners Announced
Message from the Hiefield Family! My family and I were very impressed with the applications this year – especially so because of the challenging time we are all facing.  This year’s applicants gave us a reason for hope and celebration that the world will be in very good hands going forward. We truly appreciate all of the thoughtful and heartfelt applications.  Because of a particular application, Phyllis Hiefield (wife of Preston Hiefield) will donate $100 to the Portland Rescue Mission in this applicant’s honor.  The Portland Rescue Mission is very fortunate to have this applicant as an advocate. We would like to…
Hiefield Scholarship Application
**DOWNLOAD APPLICATION HERE ** Even with this funky year, the Hiefield family and Meadows are still supporting OISA with this endeavor. We sure appreciate this opportunity for our riders! Details: Riders MUST be registered OISA members in order to qualify.Submission deadline is 11/15 at midnight.Winners announced 11/30.Riders will need to coordinate with Meadows directly to claim their prizes. The application is on a fillable PDF file. The fillable fields do not work in a browser. You must download them and fill them out with software like Adobe Acrobat Reader. The essay questions are to be submitted on a separate sheet.…
2020-2021 Season Announcement
First off, we want to apologize in the delay in getting this information out. We were all hoping that prolonging the decision would lead to a better result, unfortunately that’s not the case. We have made the difficult decision to not host competitions this year. While we believe there is little risk of viral spread in Mt Hood’s gentle breezes, the parts of our events that don’t occur strapped in have us concerned. With that said, OISA is committed to providing resources to keep our snowboarders riding this season. The snow is coming and we want our riders out savoring…
OISA State 2020 Slopestyle/Halfpipe/Awards Ceremony events have been cancelled
Dear OISA members,The Oregon School Activities Association (OSAA) has cancelled all remaining Winter State Championships. Following the latest OSAA guidelines, released this afternoon, and after consultation with Mt Hood Meadows, OISA regretfully has been forced to cancel the remaining 2020 OISA State Championship events. We are canceling the Slopestyle, Halfpipe, and Awards Ceremony events. We thank all the riders, volunteers, parents, and coaches for their participation in this exciting event and we are absolutely crushed to make this decision. We will send out more details as to how we will wrap our State Championships as soon as we can.
Hiefield Scholarship Announced
From the Hiefield family: My family and I have read this year’s applications and would like to award the two MHM season passes to:Maha Ballerstedt (Grant)Julian Balderas (Lincoln HS) We would also like to award a $50 MHM gift card each to:Jacob Smith (Franklin HS)Jenna Houseworth (Oregon City HS)Jameson Coffman (Tigard HS)Ukiah Lisenby (Lincoln HS)Congratulations to these students – their plans to “pay it forward” are impressive and we wish each of them success!