USTA Southwest is pleased to announce the 2016 Junior Summer Camp Scholarship Program. Applications for scholarships are now being accepted through April 5 for USTA Southwest junior players.
USTA Southwest has made arrangements with some of the top tennis summer camps in America for our players to attend and receive instruction. These camps are the Nike Tennis Camps in Sedona, Ariz. and the John Newcombe Tennis Ranch in New Braunfels, Texas.
Scholarships to these summer camps include room, board, and instruction. Scholarship recipients are required to provide their own transportation to and from the camp.
Click HERE to view the scholarship application. Applicants should check each camp's website and brochure to find out camp dates. These are all overnight, extended-stay camps as well.
All other inquiries related to the Junior Camp Scholarship Program should be directed to Nicole Fintell, at (480) 289-2351 x. 106 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Due date for all applications: April 5
*Criteria for these camps will be strictly enforced
*NOTE: Due to NCAA compliance regulations, recipients of scholarships to NIKE Tennis Camps must be under 14 years of age and not in or entering high school in the fall of 2016.
To learn more about the camps, check the descriptions below.
NIKE JUNIOR TENNIS CAMPS are expressly designed so that young players can immerse themselves in the sport. Our goal is to enhance their skills and enjoyment of the game in an energetic and positive learning environment. Each camper receives five (5) hours a day of on-court instruction, with additional optional hitting time. Our coaches tailor programs specific to each camper's requirements with our low student/teacher ratio." All junior campers receive a free camp T-shirt and pair of Nike high performance tennis shoes.
- SEDONA DAY CAMP Sedona, AZ – Daily instruction at the amazingly beautiful Enchantment Resort by coach Nelson Barnes. This is a day camp, with 3-6 hours of instructions per day.
For more information regarding NIKE Junior Tennis Camps:
JOHN NEWCOMBE TENNIS RANCH. With over 40 years of experience running junior camps, quality instruction and personal attention to each and every campers needs are highlights of the program. Nestled in the rolling Texas Hill Country between San Antonio and Austin, the John Newcombe Tennis Ranch is one of the premier tennis facilities in the world. The Ranch features 24 hard courts, 4 clay courts, state-of-the-art weights training facility, camper style accommodations, soccer field, basketball court, swimming pool and more! Social activities include Schlitterbahn Water Park.
Camp Location and Coaching Staff: (4 - 1 week scholarships available, includes boarding and round trip transportation between the airport and John Newcombe Tennis Ranch.)
For more information regarding John Newcombe Tennis Ranch:
Phone: (800) 444.6204
- New Braunfels, TX, between San Antonio and Austin
- The team of professionals led by Newcombe Academy Director, Phil Hendrie, are trained to improve and inspire all players. The staff is experienced in working with young players, from beginners to national champions.