USA Boxing Scholarship Application Deadline is September 15

Aug. 04, 2015, 1:50 p.m. (ET)

Are you a college student and active USA Boxing athlete looking to a scholarship to assist with your secondary education costs? If so, you may qualify for a USA Boxing scholarship. If you meet the criteria below, submit this application to cthompson@usaboxing.org by September 15. 

In order to qualify for a USA Boxing scholarship, you must be able to answer YES to ALL of the following:

Are you a United States citizen?

Have you completed at least one semester of a post-secondary program?

Will you be a full time student (as defined by your program)?

Is your post-secondary cumulative GPA 2.0 or higher?

Are you currently a member of USA Boxing and were you a member during the 2 preceding calendar years?

Have you competed in at least 2 sanctioned bouts this year and in each of the 2 preceding calendar years?

If you answered yes to all of the questions above, Congratulations! You may apply for the USA Boxing Foundation Scholarship. 

Applying does not mean you will be granted a scholarship. There will be two trade school awards for $2,000 each; 7 undergraduate awards for $3,000 each; and 2 graduate level awards for $2,500 each. You are encouraged to apply each year in which you qualify. Please note the deadline to apply is September 15th for awards to be distributed and used the following calendar year.

Applications must be submitted by September 15 to be considered.