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What’s Life Like on a Soccer Scholarship in America?

2019-06-19T19:50:00+00:00

We recently caught up with U.S Sports Scholarships client, former EDSV Academy star and current Rocky Mountain College student-athlete Amber Pearson. Amber shared with us her experiences from her time in the States so far as well as her plans beyond graduation. Can you tell us about the experience you have had on your scholarship in the States? From young, I have always wanted to take the next step in the sport I love and for me that was making a big move around the world to America and I can happily say I do not regret it one bit. [...]

What’s Life Like on a Soccer Scholarship in America?2019-06-19T19:50:00+00:00

Our Client Shares Her Experiences of a Soccer Scholarship in America

2019-06-13T08:02:03+00:00

We recently caught up with U.S Sports Scholarships client and current Oakland University student-athlete Hollie Clement. Hollie shared with us her experiences from her time in the States so far as well as her plans beyond graduation. Can you tell us about the experience you have had on your scholarship in the States? After two years, I can happily say that making the decision to take this opportunity has been the best thing I ever did. I have been given the chance to play the sport I love and have always loved, alongside receiving a top level education. Although the [...]

Our Client Shares Her Experiences of a Soccer Scholarship in America2019-06-13T08:02:03+00:00

Our Client Shares Her Experiences of a Soccer Scholarship in America

2019-06-06T20:39:11+00:00

We recently caught up with U.S Sports Scholarships client and current Southeastern Louisiana University student-athlete Megan Gordon. Megan shared with us her experiences from her time in the States so far as well as her plans beyond graduation. Can you tell us about the experience you have had on your scholarship in the States? My experience so far has been incredible and I’m lucky to still have two years left. I’m able to play competitively at the highest level whilst obtaining my degree. Currently I am studying Kinesiology with a concentration in Fitness and Human Performance which I aim to [...]

Our Client Shares Her Experiences of a Soccer Scholarship in America2019-06-06T20:39:11+00:00

Our Client Shares His Experience of a Soccer Scholarship in America

2019-05-30T18:53:01+00:00

We recently caught up with U.S Sports Scholarships client and current Missouri State student-athlete Matt Bentley. Matt shared with us his experiences from his time in the States so far as well as his plans beyond graduation. Can you tell us about the experience you have had on your scholarship in the States? My experience in the States has been nothing short of amazing thus far! I’ve been able to combine playing football at a very high and competitive level with obtaining a degree, debt free, in Economics which will help me later in life. I’ve had some of my [...]

Our Client Shares His Experience of a Soccer Scholarship in America2019-05-30T18:53:01+00:00

Everything You Need to Know About Football Scholarships in America

2019-02-17T13:31:11+00:00

WHAT IS A FOOTBALL SCHOLARSHIP? An athletic football scholarship (UK) or soccer scholarship (US)  is a form of scholarship to attend a U.S college or university awarded to an individual based on their academic and athletic capabilities. A football scholarship can cover anywhere between 0-100% of costs and these offers are authorised by the coaches at American colleges/universities. WHAT DETERMINES HOW MUCH SCHOLARSHIP I GET IN US? Your scholarship will depend on many factors including your playing ability and academic standing, as well as your coaches assigned budget for the season. However, don’t worry it is our job to ensure [...]

Everything You Need to Know About Football Scholarships in America2019-02-17T13:31:11+00:00

Harvard University – Everything You Need to Know

2019-03-17T21:49:00+00:00

HARVARD UNIVERSITY - EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW At U.S Sports Scholarships we realise it can be a minefield trying to research potential colleges and universities in America, so we have decided to put together concise reviews of every single scholarship giving university in the US using our knowledge and expertise to make your life easier. This builds upon the popularity of our previous blog post 'Choosing a University'. That being said, where best to start our comprehensive university review than with America's oldest and probably most renowned higher learning institute - Harvard University.... HARVARD UNIVERSITY Established in 1636 Harvard [...]

Harvard University – Everything You Need to Know2019-03-17T21:49:00+00:00

How do I Get a College Soccer Scholarship?

2019-01-07T13:03:34+00:00

HOW DO I GET RECRUITED FOR COLLEGE SOCCER? The process of finding a soccer scholarship in America is by no means straight forward and with there being over 1,000 universities that offer student-athletes the chance to play college soccer it can be difficult knowing where to start in your search for a school. Coaching teams do not have the resources to find and evaluate every qualified athlete and as you can imagine there are tens of thousands of student-athletes looking to go out to America on a sports scholarship every single year. At U.S Sports Scholarships we work closely with [...]

How do I Get a College Soccer Scholarship?2019-01-07T13:03:34+00:00

Choosing a University – Sports Scholarships

2019-03-16T19:00:10+00:00

FINDING YOUR FUTURE HOME With so many universities in the United States, it is important to consider the following factors when choosing universities: ACADEMIC REPUTATION Admission to some U.S. colleges and universities is highly competitive, especially for international students. For the majority of students, it is more practical to find a quality institution where they will be academically challenged, rather than insisting on attending one of the top 50 universities in the United States. Also note, rankings are not always based upon factors that could be most important to you. ATHLETIC REPUTATION No matter what school you decide to commit [...]

Choosing a University – Sports Scholarships2019-03-16T19:00:10+00:00

Student-Athletes Can Fill Workforce Skills Gap

2019-03-15T16:56:11+00:00

In a 2018 study, LinkedIn researchers found the No. 1 skills gap across the United States workforce is in communication — soft skills such as collaboration, articulation and receptiveness to feedback.  Knowing these abilities are lacking in the workforce and desired by employers in all professions should give former student-athletes the confidence felt after a big win as you go into a job search. These skills are often acquired and enhanced through the student-athlete experience. Mark Moyer, a career coach, business strategist and former Colgate tennis player, highlights three communication traits that college athletes hone on the field and can harness in new ways [...]

Student-Athletes Can Fill Workforce Skills Gap2019-03-15T16:56:11+00:00