The ​sixth annual NEGTA College Scholarship is being offered by the Northeast Georgia Tennis Association, a USTA community tennis association. These two $1,000 scholarships will be presented to the top 2 candidates within the area served by NEGTA.  Selection of the winners will be based upon the following criteria:

  • Sportsmanship & Character

  • Activities, leadership and honors in high school or home school

  • Tennis Accomplishments – High School & USTA

  • Essay – Life Lesson/Lessons I Have Learned From Playing Tennis

  • Letters of Recommendation 

Applicants ​must meet the following criteria​ to be eligible to apply for the scholarship:

  1. Be a high school senior or home school senior who will attend an accredited college or university in the United States.  The winner may attend the college or university of his/her choice.  Participation in college or university tennis is not required.

  2. Not be the recipient of any full scholarship.

  3. Be a current member of USTA and have participated in high school tennis for at least three years.

  4. Must ​live ​and ​attend high school​ or be home schooled in the region served by NEGTA: Banks, Hall, Habersham, Stephens, White, Dawson and Lumpkin counties.

    The applicant should complete pages 1 and 2.  Page 3 is to be completed by the applicant’s high school counselor.  The completed application, along with essay and letters of recommendation should be emailed to the NEGTA Scholarship Committee, contact email is listed below.

Applications can be sent to the NEGTA Scholarship Committee at:

janiceb.johnson@gmail.com

Janice Johnson

326 Club Drive

Gainesville GA 30506

Questions? Contact Janice at 678-617-7691

Applications must be postmarked or emailed by 6 pm Wednesday April 24th , 2019

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