Squaw Valley Academy Ski Racing Scholarship

Awarded annually, the Squaw Valley Academy Ski Racing Scholarship is for promising student-athletes that embody a passion for education and alpine ski racing. Each recipient participates in our Competition Ski Program.

For the 2019-20 Academic Year, we have partnered with Squaw Valley Ski Resort and the Squaw Valley Ski Team to offer a program tailored for student-athletes training and competing at a higher level. We have created a flexible schedule to integrate the rigorous demands of a skier’s preparation and race schedule with college-preparatory academics. Learn more about the Competition Ski Program!

About the Scholarship

The Squaw Valley Academy Ski Racing Scholarship is awarded annually to one promising student-athlete that embody a passion for education and alpine ski racing. This merit-based award provides (1) full boarding scholarship until graduation* and is open to all students with at least a 3.5 GPA entering grades 9 and 10 for the 2019-20 school year.

 

*Scholarships are renewable for up to four years based on an annual evaluation of grades, behavior and ski performance.

How to Apply

Students wishing to be considered for the Squaw Valley Academy Ski Racing Scholarship must submit the following items:

  • Scholarship Supplement & Essay
  • Student Application for Competition Ski Team Form
  • Teacher Recommendation Form
  • Ski Coach Recommendation Form
  • Academic Transcript (with at least past two years)

Download the application packet now!

For more information, contact the Admissions Office at 530-583-9393 or paulotis@sva.org.

Applications for 2019-20 scholarships are due by June 15, 2019. Winners will be contacted by July 15, 2019. To complete your application, please submit your application items by fax, mail, or email.