NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship Program
Awarded by National Collegiate Athletic Association
To honour outstanding student-athletes who are also outstanding scholars.
Open to student-athletes enrolled at an NCAA member institution, in the last year of intercollegiate competition and with a minimum grade point average of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale or its equivalent.
Up to 174
Each Academic year
One-time grant of $7,500. This is not earmarked for a specific area of postgraduate study but the awardee must use it as a part-time or full-time graduate student in a graduate or professional school of an academically accredited institution within 3 years of winning the award
Applicants must be nominated by their faculty athletics representative or designee. Student may be any nationality but must be attending an NCAA member institution and be in final year of eligibility in the sport they are nominated.
December 9th for Fall sports; February 24th for Winter sports; and May 5th for Spring sports
The National Collegiate Athletic Association is the organization through which the nation's colleges and universities speak and act on athletics matters at the national level. It is a voluntary association of more than 1,265 institutions, conferences, organizations and individuals devoted to the sound administration of intercollegiate athletics.