Who is Eligible?
First Ever Foundation is excited to announce the opening of our Badminton Scholarship applications for 2023. The Badminton Scholarship is focused on providing resources for student-athletes who are pursuing badminton at the professional and Olympic level while also being a full-time college student.
Applications are open to any 2023 US high school graduating senior or any current full-time college student from a 4-year, US accredited college/university. This year's scholarship will support 1 male and 1 female applicant and each awarded recipient will receive a one-time, $2,500 Badminton Scholarship.
* If you are currently a Road to Olympics Grant holder or have received a 4-year Badminton Scholarship, you are not eligible to apply for this scholarship.
** Please check with your current Badminton Club and sponsors before applying.
Write an essay of no longer than 500 words on the following:
Describe how Badminton plays a role in your life and how you plan to pursue Badminton after high school. How will this scholarship help you achieve these goals? In what ways will you collaborate with the foundation to promote the First Ever Foundation Scholarship?
2 recommendation letters
Make sure your recommenders fill out and submit the Recommendation Evaluation Form.
Most recent School/University Transcript
SAT/ACT scores (optional)
Application Deadline: August 31, 2023, at 11:59PM (PST)