Region #8 Scholarship Application:

Students can download the Region #8 Scholarship application directly from this website. Before submitting applications, please review the following requirements and deadlines:

July 30th for Fall Award cycle
January 30th for Spring Award cycle

  1. All applicants must be currently enrolled in a certified World Tang Soo Do Association Region #8 studio.
  2. All applicants must be current members, in good standing, of the World Tang Soo Do Association. All WTSDA membership dues must be current.

  3. All applicants must have completed a minimum of one year of training at a World Tang Soo Do Association registered studio.

  4. Students may only apply to the Region in which they have completed their most recent year of training.

  5. The scholarship awards are open to full time students in their senior year of high school, full time students currently attending a college or university, and students pursuing an advanced degree (graduate or doctorate degree).

  6. All applicants must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.

  7. All applicants must submit their most recent official high school or college transcript, no photo copies please.

  8. All applicants must submit written verification of their SAT or ACT Scores. Graduate students should submit their GRE or LSAT test results.

  9. All applicants must submit written verification of enrollment from the educational institution.

  10. All applicants must submit 3 recommendation forms (on the forms provided), one from each of the following areas:

    • Instructor’s recommendation from their WTSDA instructor.
    • Academic recommendation from a teacher, guidance counselor or advisor.
    • Personal recommendation from a non-family member.
  11. All applicants must submit a minimum 500 word essay entitled "How Tang Soo Do Has Made a Difference in My Life".

  12. All applicants must submit a separate letter describing their educational goals.

  13. All interested parties may request an application packet in writing from the Committee Chair or their studio head.

  14. All completed applications must be received in a single packet at the Chair's address by the designated deadline.
  15. It is the applicant's responsibility to meet all application requirements. Incomplete applications will be ineligible for consideration.

Requests for application packets or submission of completed packets should be made to the Region 8 Scholarship Committee Chair:

Mr. Scott Summers, 14 Sugarpine Ln, Collegeville, PA 19426

If you feel that you meet all of the set requirements to apply for the scholarship award, have not won the award more than once, and are interested in applying, please download the application by right clicking on the appropriate line and choosing "Save As..."

Entire Packet - All Documents [167KB]

Individual sections:
Personal Information Document [110KB]
Scholarship-Packet_Checklist.pdf [101KB]
Instructor Recommendation form [111KB]
Academic Recommendation Document [109KB]
Personal Recommendation Document [105KB]


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