Scholarships

The Foundation provides a variety of scholarships to promising junior players and deserving students who live in Southern California. Scholarships are need-based and priority is given to juniors whose families can show financial need.

Before you apply, carefully read our scholarship guidelines and requirements and review the application. We strive to make the application process clear and simple. If you have questions about whether you (or your son or daughter) qualify for a grant, please contact our executive director, Linda Milan at lmilan@sctafoundation.org.

Application submission assistance
The Foundation wants to ensure everyone has an equal opportunity to receive a scholarship. Therefore, if you need help completing a scholarship application, please contact our executive director.

Who is eligible

  • Deserving junior players
  • Minority populations
  • Low-income populations

Who is NOT eligible

  • Players over the age of 18
  • Players with low GPAs
  • Players with a track record of poor sportsmanlike conduct

Restrictions
Applicants may only receive one of our scholarship grants within a calendar year.

Geographic Region
Scholarships are made to juniors who live in the Southern California Section of the USTA.

Eligibility for reapplying
Grant recipients are eligible to reapply nine (9) months after they’ve received their funding and only after they’ve submitted their final report.

Available Scholarships

The Kramer Future Champions Scholarship Grant

This grant supports junior tennis players between the ages of 8-18 who aspire to play collegiate or professional tennis, show significant promise, and demonstrate financial need to compete in sectional or national tournaments.

Size: Up to $1,200
Use of funds: Tournament fees, travel expenses, and equipment
Applications: Spring: Submit between April 1 and May 1. Fall: Submit between September 1 and October 1
Notification: June 1 and November 1
Guidelines and Requirements (read before applying)
Application (read before applying)
How to apply
After reading the funding guidelines and requirements, and the application, if you feel you qualify for a grant, you can submit an online application here:

Apply Now

The Henry Talbert Summer Tennis Camp Scholarship Grant

This grant supports junior tennis players between the ages of 8-16 who demonstrate a commitment to improving their tennis, but whose families lack the resources to cover the fees and tuition cost of summer tennis camp.

Size: Up to $800
Use of funds: To cover the cost of camp fees and tuition
Application deadline: Submit between May 1 and June 1
Notification: June 15
Guidelines and Requirements (read before applying)
Application (read before applying)
How to apply
After reading the funding guidelines and requirements, and the application, if you feel you qualify for a grant, you can submit an online application here:

Apply Now

 

The Victor Stern Scholarship Grant

This grant supports junior tennis players between the ages of 8-18 who have a passion for tennis and wish to pursue the sport. Players must have a record of competitive play, wish to continue playing tennis, and have a goal of pursuing a post-high school education. Two grants will be awarded each year to deserving female and male players.

Size: Up to $1200
Use of funds: To cover the cost of tournament fees, travel expenses, and equipment
Application deadline: Submitted May 15 through June 15
Notification: July 15
Guidelines and Requirements (read before applying)
Application (read before applying)
How to apply
After reading the funding guidelines and requirements, and the application, if you feel you qualify for a grant, you can submit an online application here:

Apply Now

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