Athletes who specialize in trampoline and tumbling may have the opportunity to further their education while continuing to compete at a high level, provided they have displayed exceptional skills and dedication. To be eligible for these scholarships, athletes must have an outstanding performance record in trampoline and tumbling competitions at both national and international levels. Aspiring candidates must maintain an excellent academic record in addition to their athletic achievements, as universities look for well-rounded individuals.
Coaches and recruiters evaluate candidates based on their athletic abilities, academic potential, leadership qualities, and character.
About the scholarship:
- Host Country: United States.
- Awards Available: Varies
- Application Deadline: May 21, 2024.
These scholarships often cover various expenses, including tuition, books, and other educational fees, enabling athletes to pursue higher education while continuing their athletic career.
Trampoline and tumbling scholarships offer a pathway for dedicated athletes to excel in their sport while obtaining a quality education, setting them up for success both in their athletic endeavors and future professional pursuits.
Amount of the scholarship:
The Trampoline & Tumbling Scholarship Program offers an equal opportunity to all eligible students. The specific amount awarded to qualifying students under this program varies.
Eligibility and requirements:
To apply for the scholarship, candidates must be registered with USA Gymnastics and actively participate in gymnastics. Additionally, they must be at least 17 years old, enrolled as full or part-time students at a recognized college or university, and hold a minimum GPA of 2.5.
In addition to completing the application, candidates are required to submit an essay, recommendation letters, and transcripts from the previous two years. The scholarships for the upcoming academic year will be awarded during the USA Gymnastics Championships. Successful applicants will be notified via email in June after the Scholarship Committee has reviewed and considered all applications.
How to Apply:
To apply for the Trampoline & Tumbling Scholarship, ensure your submission includes:
- A filled-out scholarship application form
- An essay
- Letters of recommendation
- Transcripts from the past two academic years
Once completed, scan all necessary documents and send them via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
To apply, visit the official website: https://static.usagym.org/PDFs/T&T/Scholarships%20and%20Training/scholarshipform23.pdf