The WBCA and Wilson Sporting Goods have teamed up to offer the WBCA/Wilson Opportunity Scholarship. This scholarship was created to financially assist members identifying as BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and People of Color) with registration fees for WBCA ASPIRE – a virtual event created in lieu of the 2021 WBCA Convention.
A total of 66 applicants (53 WBCA members from the high school division and 13 WBCA members from the collegiate divisions) will be awarded scholarships. Each scholarship is valued at $150 (the cost of one registration to ASPIRE).
Scholarship applicants must meet the following requirements:
- Be a WBCA member.*
- Identify as BIPOC.
- Be a current head coach, assistant coach, director of operations, SID, administrator, or other person working in women's basketball at the high school or collegiate level.
Deadlines and Timelines
|Monday, Feb. 1||Scholarship application opens.|
|5 p.m. ET, Friday, Feb. 12||Scholarship application closes.|
|Thursday-Friday, Feb. 18–19||Applicants notified of status.|
Applications are now closed. Incomplete applications will result in automatic disqualification. Applying for the scholarship does not guarantee you will be selected.
*Must be a WBCA member by 5 p.m. ET, Friday, Feb 12. To join the WBCA or renew your membership, click here.