Scholarships: RI $1,000 Scholarships
The USTA Rhode Island, the state association of the sport’s national governing body of the United States Tennis Association is proud to be able to offer a $1,000.00 college scholarship in the name of Judy Brucks to one Male & one Female Rhode Island state high school tennis player.
Your high school tennis coach and guidance counselor will need to sign off on your application for it to be processed. You must be entering either a two or four year college program in the Fall term. This scholarship is not solely based upon sport performance, academic performance or financial need.
The primary focus of the USTA Scholarships is to help participants in USTA youth tennis programs and independent tennis programs receive college assistance and/or purchase college textbooks and materials. Your honest evaluation of the applicant will be of assistance to the Scholarship Selection Committee.
This scholarship is guaranteed not to interfere with any NCAA rulings in regards to college sport participation, and all scholarship funds will be sent directly to the corresponding college or university’s student account.
Scholarships will be awarded at each of the respective RIIL tennis banquets, the girl’s in November and the boy’s in June.
Instructions for completing this scholarship application:
School Coach or Guidance Counselor will only need to sign off on the application
Both your coach and your counselor need to give us their contact information and agree to be interviewed if need be by the state scholarship committee.
The following factors are estimates of the candidate’s potential for success. Please give thought to the candidate’s ability in each area in which you have personal knowledge: Articulate, Self-starter, Exercises Good Judgment, Dependable, Strives for Excellence, Leader or Follower.
a. Complete the Student form.
b. Write your essay.
c. Completed form and essay should be signed
d. Mail application to the USTA Rhode Island in an envelope postmarked no later than October 15 for Girl’s and May 15 for Boy’s seasons.
MAIL TO: USTA Rhode Island Scholarship
476 Main Street
Wakefield, RI 02879
USTA RI Names the High School Scholarhip program in the name of Judy Brucks
Friends and famliy came out November 12th to the RIIL Girls Tennis Banquet at the West Valley Inn to present the 1st Annual Judy Brucks Memorial Scholarship to Emily Pietrzak of Narragansett.
Scholarship Donations are both Welcome and Appreciated!
Make Checks Payable to:USTA Rhode Island/Judy Brucks Memorial Scholarship
Mailed to: PO Box 462 Greenville, Rhode Island 02828
Judy Anne (Troll) Brucks: 1957 - 2008