U.S. Soccer is pleased to announce the eighth year of the Development Academy Scholarship Program supported by the U.S. Soccer Foundation. The scholarships are designed to provide opportunities for full-time Academy players who require financial assistance to participate in the Development Academy Program.

2015-16 Scholarship Program

The application can be accessed HERE - information requested is for internal review and will be kept confidential. Applications will be accepted until Sunday, September 6, 2015. All applications must be fully completed and submitted electronically by 12pm midnight ET and include valid copies of 2014 tax returns in order to be considered for a scholarship. Partial applications will not be considered. We will then review applications and have final decisions made by Friday, September 11, 2015 and communicated accordingly. 

2014-15 Program Recap

More than 280 Academy athletes participated in the Academy Scholarship Program in 2014-15. Scholarship recipients completed 15 comprehensive Activity Logs over the course of the 10-month Academy season. Recipients received funding to assist with club costs, dues and travel to Academy games and events.