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:
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.
Not be the recipient of any full scholarship.
Be a current member of USTA and have participated in high school tennis for at least three years.
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:
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