Cheerleading College Scholarships
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America's Best awards $500 college scholarships to individuals winning their division at one of three National Championships events.
Ancilla College - IN
Ancilla College is looking for spirit-filled student athletes who want to succeed both academically and athletically. The cheerleading squad is one of the newest sports at Ancilla College and they're looking to grow as they move into our second season. Financial aid and scholarships available.
Christian Cheerleaders of America
Scholarships and prizes worth more than $1,000,000 offered by the Christian Cheerleaders of America at their National competition.
Clemson University - SC
At this time, Clemson offers 4 scholarships to cheerleaders.
College of Charleston - SC
The College of Charleston offers limited Cheerleading scholarships. Lots of information on their site covering their program, tryouts and scholarships. Check it out.
College of Eastern Utah - Utah
Contact the College for more information.
The Cheerleading Agency
The Cheerleading Agency, the nation's only college cheerleading and dance scout/recruiting and scholarship service.
Delta State University - MS
They currently offer one of the best cheerleading scholarship opportunities in the nation. Their cheerleading scholarship consists of up to $500/semester and out of state tuition waivers. Their mascot scholarship consists of up to $250/semester. Cheerleaders on scholarship are required to maintain full time student status and an overall 2.5 GPA.
Faulkner State - Alabama
Community college that offers Cheerleading scholarships.
FHSU - Kansas
All FHSU cheerleaders who elect to live in residential housing are eligible for a $1,000 dorm reduction scholarship. Information for students needing tuition assistance, financial aid, loans or scholarships are available by contacting the college's Financial Aid Office.
Indiana Tech currently has one coed cheerleading squad that performs at all men's and women's home basketball games. Our coed cheerleading squad is not limited only to these athletic events. All Indiana Tech cheerleaders receive an athletic scholarship for their participation.
James Madison University - Virginia
Information on applying and trying out for a position on their two Cheerleading squads.
Kilgore College Cheerleaders - TX
Kilgore College Cheerleaders are provided scholarships. For further information, contact the Cheer Director.
Kilgore College Rangerettes - Texas
Application, try out, and scholarship information.
Methodist College - North Carolina
Cheerleading and Dance team scholarships available. Requirements and other information online.
Middle Tennessee State Univ - Tennessee
Tryout, guidelines, and scholarship information.
Mississippi State University
$500 per semester for the maroon squad; uniforms are provided for varsity cheerleaders.
Northwest Mississippi Community College
Scholarships are available based on tryouts and recommendations from teachers and coaches.
Nova Southeastern University
Nova Southeastern University is a private University located right by the beach in sunny South Florida with a terrific Cheerleading program. Tryout information, scholarship info and more on their site.
Nyack College in NY
Nyack is a Christian Liberal Arts College. They offer cheer scholarships, which is fairly unusual for a private Christian institution. A video or visit is necessary for possible scholarship. They also scholarship men!
Ohio Valley College - W Virginia
Men's and Women's Athletics Intercollegiate athletic scholarships maybe awarded for Cheerleading.
Pratt Community College - Kansas
Squad members receive up to a full tuition and books scholarship which pays for all tuition and book costs up to 16 credit hours a semester. Online application.
Sam Houston University - Texas
General information and try out information. Request a packet by mail.
Southern Utah University - Utah
Athletic Scholarships are awarded by SUU athletic coaches. The scholarships are consistent with the national rules or events in which they compete.
Southwestern College - Kansas
Activity grants are available and vary according to the student's financial aid package.
Stephen F Austin Univ - Texas
Each cheerleader (not an alternate) receives a scholarship for their first semester at SFA.
Stetson University - Florida
The following information should serve as a preliminary introduction as to who we are, what we do, and provide basic information for those who are interested in joining the Team.
St. John's University - NY
Members of the Red Storm cheerleading team receive scholarships based on the number of years you've been on the team, up to $2,000 per year.
Scholarships are available for qualified student athletes. If you are interested in learning more about the Tennessee Tech cheerleading Program or would like to apply for a cheerleading scholarship, please complete any of the following step(s) listed.
Trinity Valley Community College
9 time NCA College National Champion, Trinity Valley Community College (TVCC), located in Athens, TX offers TUITION and FEE scholarship to student-athletes. In addition, cheerleaders who maintain a 3.0 or better GPA receive BOOK scholarship. Returning sophomore cheerleaders receive the above, as well as ROOM scholarship. Learn more.
Three Rivers Community College - Missouri
Printable online application page.
University of Alabama at Birmingham
UAB has two cheerleading squads—a coed squad supporting football and men’s basketball plus an all-girl squad cheering for volleyball, women’s basketball, and some football games. Tryouts are held each spring, and members receive partial scholarships. UAB provides uniforms and pays for travel expenses.
University of Delaware - Delaware
The University of Delaware offers scholarships to the top twelve athletes that tryout in April.
University of Kansas Cheerleading
As you may or may not know, KU has a great cheer tradition. They won NCA Nationals in 1990 and 1995 (I cheered at KU from 1993-97), and they contended for the title many other years. Cheering at KU, you'll become part of our tradition and you'll help make it even better. Learn more.
University of Kentucky - Kentucky
The University of Kentucky has a scholarship program for members of its Blue cheerleading squad.
University of Louisville - Kentucky
Scholarships are given according to how you did in tryouts. The top ten guys and the top ten girls are given scholarships.
University of Mississippi - Mississippi
All 28 (14 varsity, 14 junior varsity) and both mascots receive a $1000 a year towards their tuition.
University of Rio Grande - OH
The University of Rio Grande offers a limited amount of aid to their Cheerleaders and is working to increase it. Check with their coach for more information.
University of Texas - Arlington
UTA provides scholarships to all members of the cheerleading squads and the mascot.
Wallace State College - Alabama
The Wallace State College Athletic Department provides financial support to their cheerleading program. They currently offer two levels of scholarships.