Various scholarship and internship opportunities are available to student-athletes and students who would like to pursue an athletically related career. If you are interested in any of these potential opportunities, please contact:

Abrina Wheatfall, Assistant Athletics Director - Student-Athlete Development/Compliance,
awheatfall@ucsd.edu
858-822-7837


Applications for the following scholarships must be submitted by the date given:

National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) Scholarships
Deadline: April 16, 2010

http://www.nabj.org/programs/scholarships/index.php


HBCU Packard Sit Abroad Scholarshops (for study abroad)
Deadline: May 1, 2010

http://www.worldlearning.org/sitemap.html


Actuarial Scholarships for Minority Students

Deadline: May 4, 2010

http://www.beanactuary.org/counselors/scholarships.cfm


The Iranian-American Scholarship Application

Deadline: May 26, 2010 (postmark date)


Student Inventors Scholarships

Deadline: June 25, 2010



William Randolph Hearst Endowed Scholarship for Minority Students

Deadline: July 15, 2010



Ayn Rand Essay Scholarships

Deadline: September 17, 2010

http://www.aynrand.org/site/PageServer?pagename=education_contests_%20atlas


FAFSA: Free Application for Federal Student Aid
Deadline: September21 , 2010

http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/


Xerox Scholarships for Students

Deadline: September 30, 2010

http://www.xeroxstudentcareers.com/why-xerox/scholarship.aspx


Rhodes Scholarships at Oxford

Deadline: October 4, 2010

http://www.rhodesscholar.org/home

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The following scholarships may be applied for at various times. See link for details.

2009-2010 Freedom Forum-NCAA Sports Journalism Scholarship
The Freedom Forum, in cooperation with the NCAA, is seeking scholarship applications from college juniors with career goals in sports journalism, majors in journalism or experience in campus sports journalism.

http://www.ncaa.org/wps/ncaa?ContentID=465


The Darcy and Robert Bingham Endowed Undergraduate Scholarship Fund
The Darcy and Robert Bingham Endowed Scholarship Fund supports scholarships for undergraduate students working at UCSD.

http://faoforms.ucsd.edu/forms/8bingham.pdf
(Please note this is the website for last year's award. Check back for this year's nomination form at a later date)


Walter Byers Postgraduate Scholarship Program
Under this program, the NCAA awards one male and one female student-athlete annually. This postgraduate scholarship is in recognition of outstanding academic and athletic achievement and potential for success in postgraduate study.

http://www1.ncaa.org/membership/scholarships/byers/index.html


NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship Program
These scholarships are awarded by the NCAA to up to 174 student-athletes (87 male, 87 female) who excel academically, athletically and in the community, who are in their final year of intercollegiate athletics competition.

http://www.ncaa.org/wps/ncaa?ContentID=573


NCAA Top VIII
The Today's Top VIII Awards provide the NCAA with the opportunity to honor eight outstanding senior student-athletes of the preceding calendar year.

http://www.ncaa.org/wps/ncaa?ContentID=647


Ethnic Minority and Women's Enhancement Postgraduate Scholarship for Careers in Athletics
The goal of the enhancement programs is to increase the pool of and opportunities for qualified minority and female candidates in intercollegiate athletics through postgraduate scholarships specifically for careers in the field of Athletics.

http://www.ncaa.org/wps/ncaa?ContentID=572


NCAA Internship Program
The NCAA offers one-year internships at its national office in Indianapolis, Indiana, providing on-the-job learning experiences for college graduates from a four-year NCAA member institution who express an interest in pursuing a career in the administration of intercollegiate athletics.

http://www.ncaa.org/wps/ncaa?ContentID=411


Academic Momentum
This award recognizes student-athletes who have demonstrated a significant academic improvement throughout their collegiate career and celebrates their ability to balance academics and athletics.

http://www.ncasports.org/2008_AMA_GuidelinesNomination.pdf


CCAA Scholar-Athlete of the year

http://goccaa.org/Sports/Awards/2006/scholar_athletes_oy.asp?nl=36&tab=awards


NCAA Woman of the Year
The NCAA Woman of the Year award honors senior student-athletes for their collegiate achievements in service, leadership, athletics and academics

http://web1.ncaa.org/woty/exec/main


NACDA Scholarships and Internship Program

http://nacda.cstv.com/foundation/nacda-foundation.html


NACWAA
The National Association of Collegiate Women Athletics Administrators (NACWAA) two-year internship program's responsibilities include publications, website management, marketing, event management, programming, membership services, and other areas as assigned. Bachelor's degree required.

http://www.nacwaa.org/index.php


NCAA Sportsmanship Award
This award honors student-athletes who, through their actions in the competitive arena of intercollegiate athletics, have demonstrated one or more of the ideals of sportsmanship, including fairness, civility, honesty, unselfishness, respect and responsibility.

http://www.ncaa.org/wps/ncaa?ContentID=666


CocaCola Community All-American
The Coca-Cola Community All-Americans program is designed to help institutions recognize, celebrate and applaud student-athletes who are making a difference in their communities.

http://nacda.cstv.com/CCCAA/


NCAA Internship Program
One-year internship at NCAA office in Indianapolis, Indiana, providing on-the-job learning experiences for college graduates who express an interest in pursuing a career in the administration of intercollegiate athletics. These are paid, 12-month positions.

http://www.ncaa.org/wps/ncaa?ContentID=411


NCAA Jim McKay Scholarship Program
This award honors one male and one female in recognition for outstanding academic achievement and potential to make a major contribution in the sports communications industry

http://www.ncaa.org/ wps/ncaa?ContentID=40290