High School Scholarship

Scholarship Amount

$1,500 USD

Application Deadline

December 07, 2015


This program provides funding to high school seniors preparing to enter college. Students must demonstrate their acceptance into an accredited institution, their intention to graduate with a degree in the strength and conditioning field, their goals beyond college and their track record of community service. $1,500 awards are available. 

Specific Requirements: 

Must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher, based on a 4.0 system  
Must be a current senior in high school  
Will be attending college in the Fall following high school graduation  
Will major in a strength and conditioning-related field  


All scholarship applicants must be NSCA Members at the application deadline (on or before March 15) and must be pursuing careers in strength and conditioning. Applicants are not eligible to win more than one scholarship in any given year; however, applications can be made in more than one scholarship category in a given year. Applicants are eligible to receive up to two scholarships from each category for which they qualify. Members of the Scholarship Review Committee are not eligible to receive scholarships and may not write letters of recommendation for applicants. NSCA employees and their families are ineligible to receive financial awards.

Items judged by the NSCA Review Committee in each application include:

Letters of Recommendation should be e-mailed to: foundation@nsca.com

Or mailed to:
NSCA Grants and Scholarships
Attn: Membership
1885 Johnson Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80906

Courses Completed
Overall Academic Achievement
Strength and Conditioning Experience
NSCA Involvement
Honors and Awards
Community Involvement
Essay that is based on clarity, expression, goals, lucidity, grammar, and articulateness 


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