Alberta MTB Race Association
2021 Youth Scholarship
APPLICATIONS ARE OPEN NOW!
Deadline June 15, 2021
Scholarship Application for Individual Athletes 2021
Historically the Alberta MTB Race Association has been awarding youth scholarships for excellence in mountain bike racing since 2017. We recognize that although racing for the most part has ceased there are still costs associated with training at a high level. We understand your dedication to resume racing and are awarding up to $10000 to applicants who demonstrate a continued commitment to race training and are finding creative ways to stay motivated during the pandemic.
Criteria for selection consideration:
Between 16-23 years of age
Training at an advanced level and pursuing elite success in mountain biking.
Holds a valid UCI license
Must attend the 2021 Canmore XCO Canada Cup race if Covid allows
Practice the 7 TRUE SPORT principles
Must be an Alberta resident
True Sport Principles
Go For it
Keep it Fun
Complete and submit the application to firstname.lastname@example.org by the deadline of June 15, 2021
An Alberta MTB Race Association board member will contact you to review your application
Successful candidates will be contacted to commence a discussion regarding the distribution of funds.
Checklist of documents required:
Completed application, including declaration and signature.
A creative expression demonstrating how you are staying motivated during the pandemic. This could include an essay, a short 2-minute video, a PowerPoint presentation or a collage of photos.
Name and Signature of Parent or Guardian, if applicable.