2019-2020 USJF Athlete-Scholar Of The Year Scholarship Invitation and Application

December 30, 2020


Scholarship recipients of $1,000, $750, and $500 awards for 2021 will be selected by the Athlete-Scholar of the Year Committee on behalf of the USJF Board of Directors by April 2021.


Applications are due to the United State Judo Federation national office (no@usjf.com) no later than March 29, 2021. Forms for applying are available on-line at https://www.usjf.com/funds/athlete-scholar-of-the-year/


General Criteria (see application for details):

· Scholars with a 2019-2020 secondary or collegiate minimum GPA of 3.00

· Athletes who competed in 2019 national event(s)

· Scholars endorsed by their Head Instructor

· Application received by March 29, 2021

Coach Certification

SafeSport Certification is now required for all USJF registered clubs. If you have already completed the course and submitted a copy of your certificate, you do not need to resubmit. For more information or to take the course, please visit https://athletesafety.org/

Heads Up concussion training, through the CDC’s website, is a requirement for all members of your USJF registered club who function as teachers at any time. Please advise all of your instructors and assistant instructors of this requirement. The training can be accessed at: http://www.cdc.gov/headsup/