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2005 Summer tennis camp scholarships for youths

                                                   February 25, 2005





RE:     2005 Summer tennis camp scholarships for youths



The United States Tennis Association/Middle States section (USTA/MS) and area tennis camps have made it possible for youngsters to receive tennis camp scholarships for the summer of 2005.  If you or anyone you know would like to nominate someone for scholarship consideration, please complete the recommendation form and return it to the USTA/MS office by April 29, 2005.

The criteria for the applicant is as follows:

    • should be an existing member or must become a member of the USTA prior to recieving a camp scholarship
    • should be between the ages of 10 & 17  and due to their financial background would not have the opportunity to attend a summer camp
    • should be of intermediate or advanced skill ability, but not be a sectionally ranke tournament player
    • should be sufficiently interested in tennis so that one week of intensive camp, possibly away from home, would not be an obstacle
    • must exhibit good behavior
    • must be able to provide his/her own transportation to and from the camp
    • must submit a brief letter of interest including their tennis goals for the summer
    • must not have received a USTA/MS Camp Scholarship in the past
    • must submit one letter of recommendation from individual who is aware of the applicant's character and tennis skills
    •  must complete a questionnaire after their camp experience 


Thank you for your interest in making this opportunity available to the youths in your community.