Youth bowlers have the opportunity to earn scholarship money to use for college tuition, books etc. This money is set aside in an account for each individual and can be used for 4 year degrees, 2 year degrees, Associate degrees and degrees from trade & vo-tech schools.
Scholarships can be earned through various tournaments that are offered not only by the local association but at the state and national level as well.
RCUSBC also awards a scholarship to a senior boy and girl each year. In addition there are several national scholarship opportunities available to graduating seniors. Below is brief description of the local, state and national scholarships available for graduating seniors, Simply click on the link provided to get detailed information on these scholarship opportunities.
RCUSBC SENIOR SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM: Each year the RCUSBC offers a scholarship to 2 deserving graduating seniors (1 boy, 1 girl). The Senior Scholarship committee sends packets out to our High School Senior bowlers that are to be filled out and returned by the deadline indicated. The committee then selects those most deserving of the scholarship based on a combination of criteria which includes (Bowling ability/accomplishments, Scholastic achievement, involvement in school activities and other activities within the community as well as future educational plans). SENIORS PLEASE FILL OUT THE PACKETS WHEN GET THEM, CURRENTLY EACH SCHOLARSHIP IS FOR $1,000!!
An application packet will be handed out to eligible seniors in the first 8 weeks of the season.
STATE SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES:
SOUTH DAKOTA STATE "STAR OF TOMORROW"
Each year the South Dakota State USBC awards scholarships to deserving graduating seniors for a combination of things such as bowling accomplishments, scholastic achievements, etc. Click here to see previous winners.
NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES:
DEXTER ALL AMERICAN TEAM
USBC ALBERTA E. CROWE STAR OF TOMORROW
USBC CHUCK HALL STAR OF TOMORROW
USBC EARL ANTHONY MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
USBC ANNUAL ZEB SCHOLARSHIP
USBC YOUTH AMBASSADOR OF THE YEAR
USBC GIFT FOR LIFE SCHOLARSHIPS
CLICK HERE FOR INFORMATION ON NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS