A tennis scholarship to a university in America will give you the opportunity to reach your full potential on the court as well as the chance to pursue a university education. Full scholarships cover tuition and fees, room, board and course-related books.
Many student-athletes also benefit from academic scholarships, NCAA financial aid programs such as the NCAA Division 1 Student-Athlete Opportunity Fund and need-based aid such as Federal Pell Grants.
Fully funded Division 1 men’s college tennis programs have a maximum limit of 4.5 full-ride scholarships per team. But this is usually divided up by the coach and a portion is awarded to each team player according to merit.
Fully funded Division 1 women’s college tennis programs have a maximum limit of 8 full-ride scholarships per team. Again, like the men’s, this is divided up by the coach and a portion is awarded as appropriate to each team player.
If you are applying as an international student Admission exams will apply – SAT and TOEFL.
For international students interested in playing at an NCAA
In division 1 or 2 schools, there are three primary steps to follow:-
Step 1 – Register with the NCAA Eligibility Center – www.eligibilitycenter.org
Step 2 – Understand Eligibility Requirements.
Step 3 – Submit Required Documentation.