College Tennis Scholarships
Tennis is one of the most popular sports in the U.S.A. US players have registered several wins in tournaments such as Wimbeldon and French Open, thus making this sport very popular. Every college and university has a tennis team for both men and women.
NCAA Scholarships for Tennis
NCAA has several thousand tennis scholarships for men and several thousand scholarships for women in both DIV I and DIV II colleges. NJCAA and NAIA also has tennis scholarships.
US Tennis Association Grants and Scholarships
USTA has grants and scholarships for college students as well coaches who are willing to invest their time in upcoming tennis stars. For example, USTA offers The USTA/NJTL Tennis and Leadership Camp, which provides an educational tennis experience for NJTL participants who chould not afford such an opportunity. The weeklong session emphasizes character and leadership development, good sportsmanship, physical fitness, proper nutrition,and other healthy attitudes.
Tips on Getting a Tennis Scholarship
1. Start Early
2. Compete in all tournaments
3. Get support and letters of recommendation from your high school coaches.
4. Contact colleges and college coaches to market yourself.
5. Get help from local media.