Second Annual USA Boxing National Academic Awards Application Now Online

Jan. 25, 2019, 3:25 p.m. (ET)



USA Boxing is pleased to announce our second annual USA Boxing National Academic Awards honoring youth boxers' academic achievement. 

This year's awardees are those student-boxers graduating in Spring 2019.  The USA Boxing National Academic Awards recognize student-boxers who successfully graduate from High School. 


Nominations: Nominations for the Class of 2019 are accepted until March 1.  The attached application must be completed in full, and submitted via email by March 1st.

Nominees must meet the following criteria:

Student-boxer must currently be a registered member of USA Boxing

Confirmed estimated graduation from High School in Spring of 2019

Successful completion of the application: nomination form + two short essay questions 

Completion of one bout in past two years (confirmed via MatchTracker database) OR demonstrated proficiency in boxing skills (confirmed via assigned coach to be determined and scheduled on case-by-case basis)


All USA Boxing National Academic Awardees will receive an official letter, certificate and a book.

Please note student-boxers may self-nominate, or be nominated by another person.  The deadline to submit the Nomination and the student-boxer’s short essays must be completed and emailed to USA Boxing by March 1st.

Click here for application