6 Things You and Your Child May Not Know About Sports Scholarships

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On Average, It’s Not That Much

According to The New York Times, the average athletic scholarship accounts for $10,409. The average NCAA athletic scholarship, excluding power sports like football and basketball, is $8,707. For sports like baseball or track, the average is around $2,000.



Some Scholarships Are Chopped

The NCAA decides how many scholarships each sport can offer in Division I and II. Coaches, however, can split up the scholarships and offer partial awards in order to attract more players.

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