Athletic Scholarships For Dummies
Part I: The World of College Sports.
Chapter 1: Getting the Basics: Athletic Scholarships 101.
Chapter 2: Defining a College Athletic Scholarship.
Chapter 3: College Alphabet Soup: NCAA, NJCAA, NAIA.
Chapter 4: Clearing the Clearinghouse.
Part II: Getting Recruited.
Chapter 5: Knowing What Colleges Are Looking For.
Chapter 6: The Game Begins: Getting Noticed.
Chapter 7: The Full-Court Press: Calls, Letters, and E-Mails from Coaches.
Chapter 8: What to Do If You Don’t Get Noticed.
Chapter 9: Recognizing College Recruiting Violations.
Part III: Making College Visits.
Chapter 10: The Play-by-Play of College Visits.
Chapter 11: Taking Your Turn to Recruit.
Chapter 12: Preparing for and Evaluating Each Visit.
Part IV: Committing to a School.
Chapter 13: Negotiating a Financial-Aid Agreement.
Chapter 14: Making the Verbal Commitment.
Chapter 15: Understanding the National Letter of Intent.
Part V: When You’re in the Big Leagues: For Existing College Students.
Chapter 16: Maintaining Your Eligibility.
Chapter 17: Redshirting.
Chapter 18: Transferring.
Part VI: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 19: Ten Things Not to Do during the Recruiting Process.
Chapter 20: Ten Considerations When Choosing a School.
Appendix A: College Scholarship Web Sites and Resources.
Appendix B: Resources for College Recruiting and Selecting Colleges and Coaches.