The USBWA will award a $1,000 annual scholarship to the son or daughter of a USBWA member entering college as a freshman for the 2019 fall semester or is currently enrolled in a junior college or four-year institution and plans to return to school in the fall.

The student will receive $1,000 each year he or she remains in school (maximum of four years), takes a minimum
of 12 credit hours per semester and maintains a minimum GPA of 3.0. Only one $1,000 scholarship will be awarded each year other than to those students who have their scholarships renewed.

Applicants must demonstrate academic excellence and show achievement in citizenship and leadership in a community activity.

Click here for the application (.pdf)

• Applicants must achieve a cumulative GPA of at least 3.00 in high school or college.
Applicants must enroll in a minimum of 12 credit hours per semester in college.
Recipients must reapply to the USBWA no later than July 1 to receive the $1,000 scholarship each year the student is enrolled in school.
• Applicants may submit a maximum of three recommendations with their application.

Send completed application and letters of recommendation to:
Malcolm Moran, Executive Director
U.S. Basketball Writers Association
University Library 3100J
755 W. Michigan St.
Indianapolis IN 46202

The deadline to submit an application is July 1, 2019

Need more information? E-mail Malcolm Moran