NCAA Scholarships

Athletic Scholarships by NCAA

Freedom Forum‐NCAA Sports‐Journalism Scholarship Program The Freedom Forum NCAA scholarship is offered to full‐time journalism students in their senior year who are also active participants in the collegiate sports. $3000 December 15th Indianapolis
Walter Byers Postgraduate Scholarship The Walter Byers Postgraduate Scholarship Program is separate and distinct from the NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship Program. It provides numerous annual awards with smaller stipends. $24,000 Varies
Jim McKay Scholarship Named after the pioneer sports journalist the Jim McKay Scholarship Program awards $10,000 per year to one male and and one female student-athlete. Student must have a strong interest in journalism. Varies Jan 27th
NCAA Ethnic Minority and Women’s Scholarships The Ethnic Minority and Women's Enhancement Postgraduate Scholarship for Careers in Athletics program awards 13 scholarships to ethnic minorities and 13 scholarships to female college graduates entering into a sports administration or other program that will help the applicant obtain a career in intercollegiate athletics, such as athletics administrator, coach, athletic trainer or other career in intercollegiate athletics. $6000 Varies
NCAA Post Graduate Scholarship There are a total of 174 postgraduate scholarships 87 for men and 87 for women awarded by NCAA to senior year student-athletes who excel academically and athletically. $7500 Varies
NCAA Undergraduate Schoalrship NCAA awards $2 billion in athletic scholarships to 145,000 student-athletes studying in Division I and Division II schools. Varies Varies
NCAA Division I Degree Completion Scholarship This scholarship is for student-athletes who have exhausted their financial aid (in five years). Varies September 23rd
NCAA Division II Degree Completion Scholarship The Division II Degree-Completion scholarship is for student-athletes to help them complete their first baccalaureate degree. Varies Varies
NCAA Postgraduate Internship Program The NCAA Postgraduate Internship is a one-year opportunity to get some on-the-job learning experiences in intercollegiate athletics administration. With the with graduate school approval, student can also earn degree credit. $24,000 December 5th