Eligibility: Applicants must be a New England resident, a senior in high school and skate at an FMC arena. Selection is based on academic achievement, extracurricular activities, community service and accomplishments and leadership on the ice.
How to apply: Applications are available online. Along with the application form, students must submit a high school transcript, one letter of recommendation, a student resume and a personal essay.
100 Schoosett Street, Building 3 Pembroke, MA 02359
Sponsor: Ice Skating Institute of America (ISIA) Education Foundation
Eligibility: Applicants must have completed at least three years of high school with a minimum 3.0 GPA during the last two years and enroll as full-time undergraduate students. Applicants must also have been members of the Ice Skating Institute (ISI), have participated in the ISI Recreational Skater Program for at least four years and have completed 120 hours of volunteer service. Applicants must also submit two evaluation forms and an essay of 500 words or less explaining why they should receive the award.
Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing a college degree, be a current member of U.S. Figure Skating, have competed at the sectional level, be participating in volunteer work in skating if no longer skating and have a 3.0 or higher GPA. Selection is based on financial need, academic success and continuing participation in competitive figure skating or U.S. Figure Skating.
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens between the ages of 18 and 24 and have a bachelor's degree at the time of the award. The awards provide for two to three years of study at the University of Oxford including educational costs and other expenses. Selection is extremely competitive and is based on literary and scholastic achievements, athletic achievement and character.
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Attn.: Elliot F. Gerson 8229 Boone Boulevard, Suite 240 Vienna, VA 22182
Eligibility: Students must be a current member of U.S. Figure Skating, entering the junior or senior year of high school, have at least a 3.4 GPA and have competed in a U.S. Figure Skating qualifying competition. Selection is based on academic performance and honors, community and extracurricular involvement, skating achievements and the essay.
How to apply: Applications are available online and must include a high school transcript, SAT/ACT results, photo and essay.
Scott Hamilton Skaters Education Fund $4,000-$8,000
Sponsor: U.S. Figure Skating
Eligibility: Applicants must be a high school senior or college undergraduate and have competed in a U.S. Figure Skating qualifying competition. Synchronized skating is not eligible. Selection is based on academic success, honors, demonstrated leadership in extracurricular activities, work experience, goals and the essay.
How to apply: Applications are available online and include an official transcript, competition documentation and an IRS 1040 tax form for the past two years.