LEADERSHIP SCHOLARSHIPS APPLICATION
Black Sports Professionals North Texas is awarding 10 scholarships – five $1,500 (Leadership) and five $1,000 (Community) – to deserving students with ties to the Dallas-Fort Worth area.
Applicants for these scholarships MUST meet the criteria listed below. The application process for 2023-24 opens on September 1. The deadline to apply is November 1. The scholarship recipients will be announced in December and funds for these scholarships will be distributed to the recipients no later than January 15, 2024.
BSPNTX Community Scholarships Criteria
• Must be either 1) a college sophomore, junior, senior or graduate student pursuing a bachelor's or master's degree in sport management (or sports-related field of study) at a college or university in the greater North Texas area or 2) a college sophomore, junior, senior or graduate student who is North Texas-area native pursuing a bachelor's or master's degree in sport management (or sports-related field of study).
• Maintain a current GPA of 3.0 or higher and provide an official copy of your academic transcript as verification.
• Submit a written essay of 500 words or less to reflect on a mentor or role model who has significantly influenced your pursuit of a career in sports. How did their guidance contribute to your professional development? How do you plan to pay it forward to inspire future generations of Black sports professionals?