USTA Northern | May 5, 2017
USTA Northern realizes the need for funding to support aspiring tennis players without the means to reach their full potential. To assist with your search for support, we put together this comprehensive list of players scholarships that are available through the USTA Family. For information about grants to support community tennis programs and initiatives, please visit our funding & support page.
Please note: USTA Northern services the states of Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Northwestern WI. Requests from outside of that geographic area will not be considered.
USTA Northern Tennis Camp Scholarship
Awarded to a male or female player age 13 or younger that demonstrates both a financial need and commitment to tennis. Player must receive an endorsement from his/her tennis coach in order to be eligible. ADVERTISEMENT Recipient receives a scholarship to attend a camp located within USTA Northern. To apply, click here. For more information, contact Sandy Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org.
USTA Northern Entry-Level Tournament Scholarships Award
USTA Northern offers scholarships for youth age 10-14 who reside within the USTA Northern Section and have a financial hardship that prevents them from playing in USTA Junior Tournaments. Scholarship funds can be used for either Level 7 or Level 8 tournaments. Please note that youth playing high school tennis are not eligible to apply due to MSHSL bylaws. The Scholarship covers the entire cost of the tournament entry fee and will be paid directly to the tournament director. Among items to be considered: Financial Need and Sportsmanship both on and off the court. For more information, contact Sandy Smith at email@example.com.
USTA Northern Junior Tennis Scholarships
Juniors ages 10 - 17 who have a financial hardship are eligible to apply for a USTA Northern Junior Tennis Scholarship. This application form works for the Tony Stingley Diverse Player Scholarship, the Serving Up Love Junior Tennis Scholarship and the new Serving Up Love College Scholarship. To apply, click here. For more information, contact Sandy Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org.
2018 USTA Foundation Scholarships
The 2018 scholarship application will open by 12:00 pm Eastern on December 18, 2017 and will close at 11:59 pm on February 26, 2018. Click here for more information on USTA Foundation Scholarship. The USTA Foundation has launched a new scholarship management system which allows for a more user-friendly experience. In order to access the USTA Foundation Scholarship application, you must first register with the new system using the instructions below.
- Go to https://usta.fluxx.io/.
- From the right side of the screen, follow the link to apply for a scholarship or grant. You will be redirected to the Welcome to the USTA Foundation Funding Portal Registration landing page.
- From this page, navigate to the field Are you applying as an individual or organization?, and click Individual from the drop-down menu.
- Please complete as many fields as possible, and note that the fields in bold are required. Then, click the Submit Request button at the end of the page.
If you have any questions regarding registration via the portal or bout submitting a scholarship application, please email email@example.com.
Additional scholarship opportunities may become available throughout the year. If you are unsure about your eligibility for a particular scholarship or are in need of additional information, please contact Sandy Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org or 952-358-3288.