850 Elite Volleyball Academy Scholarship Assistance Program (Travel Club)
The financial assistance program has been updated for the 2018-2019 season. Effective November 1, 2018 the following
process will be implemented for the scholarship application process. All players needing financial aid must adhere to the
Scholarship Application Policy and Procedures. All players must complete the application process by the prescribed
deadlines to be considered for a scholarship award. Simply telling the coach or director that you need a scholarship will
not be acceptable. Awards could be a percentage of club fees or a specific dollar amount. There will be no scholarships
that cover 100% of all fees. All applicants will be required to purchase their equipment package of $280, which includes
the $100 team acceptance payment. Please complete your application as soon as possible as there are a limited number
of funds available for financial assistance. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Return completed application
package no later than November 30, 2018.
Applicants must meet each of the criteria listed below:
Commit to attend a minimum of 80% of scheduled practices and games
Commit to attending club fundraisers
Bring a minimum of 2 sponsors. Applicant will receive the total amount of their sponsor donations, less expenses
(banner, ad, etc) as a credit to their account. There are no limits to the number of sponsors per player.
Maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0
Player must write an essay and make a short presentation to the Board of Directors about what volleyball means to you.
*Please see the list of required items below:
*Complete the 850 Elite Scholarship/Financial Aid Application form
*Include a copy of the 2017 IRS 1040. (Income tax return)
*Attach a copy of the Schedule C for self-employed (if applicable)
*Please attach copies of pay stubs or other income verification for all sources of income for at least one full current
*Please attach verification of any government assistance you receive (if applicable), including school lunch program.
Please complete your application as soon as possible as there are a limited number of funds available for financial
assistance. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis.