Junior Essay Scholarship

New! The National Field Archery Association Foundation will award two (2) $1,000 scholarships to one male and one female archer to use toward higher education. The winners will be chosen based on an archery essay. Submission dates are November 1, 2019 to January 27, 2020 9:00 AM CST. 

Essay submissions must fit an archery theme. Example topics include - an archery story, why you love archery, how archery has affected your life, what you have learned from archery, etc. Archers may submit one 500-1000 word essay per year. All submissions must be suitable for all audiences. Essays must be completely the work of the student entering the contest. No assistance in editing is permissible. 


Applicants must compete at the 2020 Vegas Shoot and be 12-17 years of age on February 7, 2020. Top essays will be chosen by an independent panel. Winners will be announced and awarded on February 8 during the Junior Awards Ceremony. Winning entries will be published on thevegasshoot.com and in Quarter 1 of Archery Magazine.

Interested in donating to the scholarship fund? Contact us at info@nfaausa.com. 

Essay Contest Form

Please complete the form below to submit your essay entry. Only one submission per archer. 

Contact Us

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Yankton, SD 57078

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