Awards & Grants
There are grant and scholarship opportunities with the USTA for tennis programs that serve to develop player of ethnic or racially diverse backgrounds, low-income junior players seeking to use their tennis backgrounds to secure a college education, and more.
Development Camps For Diverse Backgrounds
USTA Florida’s Development Camps For Diverse Backgrounds provide a one-of-a-kind experience for junior competitive players ages 13 through 18, who want to improve as tennis players and learn about college scholarships, tournaments, and physical training. It’s a special opportunity to train hard, have fun, and form lasting friendships.
We host these one-day camps in different parts of the state. Youth players wishing to apply should be in the top 450 on the Florida Standings List and a have strong commitment to play college tennis.
Tenis Para Todos
Tenis Para Todos es la iniciativa de USTA Florida enfocada en llevar el tenis a mas familias hispanas en el centro y sur de la Florida. Esta iniciativa incluye educación a través de talleres para entrenadores y sus sedes, festivales de tenis, eventos, subsidios y becas y mas!
(Tenis Para Todos is USTA Florida’s outreach initiative which is focused on bringing tennis to more Hispanic families in Central and South Florida. Efforts include education through workshops for coaches and facilities, tennis festivals, grant and scholarship assistance, a spanish language website, and more)
USTA Florida believes that tennis is for everyone. Our outreach to the LGBT community (those who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender) seeks to create a welcoming environment not only for diverse ethnicity, but also in age, socioeconomic background, sexual orientation and all other factors that contribute to our society so all can learn, play and enjoy the sport of a lifetime.