Region 8 Scholarship Information
There are two opportunities per year for active WTSDA Region 8 members who meet the criteria to apply for scholarships to support their higher education goals.
For more information on the process and requirements for your application, see below or contact the Region 8 Scholarship Committee Chair.
Students may download the Region 8 Scholarship application directly from this website and submit their completed package to the Scholarship Committee Chair by
July 30th for Fall Award cycle
January 30th for Spring Award cycle
When preparing your application, please review the following guidelines and requirements. Students may only apply to the Region in which they have completed their most recent year of training.
• All interested parties may request an application packet in writingfrom the Committee Chair or their studio head.
• All completed applications must be received in a single packet by the designated deadline. It is the applicant's responsibility to meet all application requirements. Incomplete applications will be ineligible for consideration.
• Applicants must
– submit the General Information Form and Candidate Questions
– submit a 500-word minimum essay entitled "How Tang Soo Do Has Made a Difference in My Life"
– submit a separate letter describing their educational goals
– be 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)
– be a member, in good standing, with the WTSDA
– submit three (3) recommendation forms (on the forms provided), one from each of the following areas:
Students can download the Region 8 Scholarship application packet as a single file or as individual sections
Entire Packet - All Documents [167KB]
To request an application packet, submit an application, or ask questions, contact:
Region 8 Scholarship Committee Chair
Mr. Scott Summers
14 Sugarpine Ln, Collegeville, PA 19426