The ACE program has several education resources to meet your unique needs. Team USA athletes are eligible for scholarship opportunities through the USOPC, DeVry, and additional sources. To get started, register for the ACE Program and explore the posted opportunities. Reach out to an athlete career coach to help determine which option is most appropriate for you.

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As a member of Team USA, you can earn a degree through DeVry University and its Keller Graduate School of Management while pursuing your primary goal of achieving Olympic and Paralympic success. With degree programs in in-demand fields like business, technology, and healthcare, paired with the convenience of nationwide locations and online course offerings that start every 8 weeks, DeVry University and its Keller Graduate School of Management can help you stay on track toward your degree. Group tuition rates are also available for your immediate family members.

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Grants are intended to encourage athletes to further their formal education in preparation for lifelong career goals by defraying a portion of athletes' tuition costs. An athlete's performance standards, financial need and other scholarships awarded are considered when determining an award. Applications are available on the ACE platform.



Through ACE and the USOPC, eligible Team USA athletes living and training in Colorado and Utah can receive in-state tuition at select public colleges and universities regardless of an individual’s resident status.



Eligible Team USA athletes currently living and training in the state of Utah are eligible to receive a scholarship to pursue an undergraduate degree or MBA at the University of Utah’s Eccles School of Business. The University of Utah Eccles School of Business is not currently accepting applications. Please contact Megan Walther, ACE career coach to learn more about the program when it becomes available. 

While the United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee does provide funding to athletes, other organizations also provide grants and scholarship opportunities. Eligibility is determined by the organizations. The ACE team will share any opportunities for Team USA athletes on the platform, as well as share links to different sources for funding.