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Fencing Institute of Texas Training Grant Application for _______________________________ (Please print your name) Page 1 of 5 To ensure that your application is reviewed and processed as quickly and accurately as possible, please read and follow these procedures and requirements as written. PROCEDURES AND INFORMATION 1. Enclose only those items requested in the application (do not attach biographies, resumes, or supplemental lists of activities). Items must be attached to the application. 2. Answer all questions on the application (“see attached” is not an acceptable answer). 3. All applications must be printed or typed, and with original signatures. Applicants are responsible for legibility and readability. 4. Only original applications will be accepted. Fencing Institute of Texas is not responsible for lost or misdirected applications. E-mail or faxed applications are not acceptable. Mail or bring your completed application to: Fencing Institute of Texas, Inc. 3501 N. MacArthur Boulevard, Suite 410 Irving, Texas 75062-3621 5. Applications become the property of the selection committee and will not be returned to the applicant. 6. Submission of an application is in no way a guarantee that a grant will be granted. 7. DEADLINES FOR APPLICATION SUBMISSION are July 15, October 15, January 15 and April ...

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Fencing Institute of Texas Training Grant Application for _______________________________  (Pleaseprint your name) Page 1 of 5 To ensure that your application is reviewed and processed as quickly and accurately as possible, please read and follow these procedures and requirements as written. PROCEDURES AND INFORMATION 1.Enclose only those items requested in the application (do not attach biographies, resumes, or supplemental lists of activities).Items must be attached to the application. 2.Answer all questions on the application (“see attached” is not an acceptable answer). 3.Applicants are responsible forAll applications must be printed or typed, and with original signatures. legibility and readability. 4.Fencing Institute of Texas is not responsible for lost orOnly original applications will be accepted. misdirected applications. E-mail or faxed applications are not acceptable.Mail or bring your completed application to: Fencing Institute of Texas, Inc. 3501 N. MacArthur Boulevard, Suite 410 Irving, Texas 75062-3621 5.Applications become the property of the selection committee and will not be returned to the applicant. 6.Submission of an application is in no way a guarantee that a grant will be granted. 7.DEADLINES FOR APPLICATION SUBMISSIONare July 15, October 15, January 15 and April 15. Post marked dates do not constitute submission; applications should be mailed in plenty of time to arrive at FIT prior to the deadline.Use sufficient postage.8.The selection committee will meet quarterly in the following months:August, November, February, and May. 9.Grants may be granted for 3, 6 or 12 month periods.Applicants may file an application for subsequent periods by completing a new application in its entirety (“see previous application” is not an acceptable answer). Applicantsare responsible for ensuring their applications are received by the due date for processing. 10.The selection committee will notify each applicant in writing of the committee’s decision on the first of the month following the committee meeting (September 1, December 1, March 1, and June 1).There is no appeal and the decision of the committee is final. APPLICANT REQUIREMENTS 1.All applicants must be Fencing Institute of Texas members of the United States Fencing Association. 2.Submit completed applications in a timely fashion. 3.Applicants must have demonstrated a strong desire to participate in fencing activities and help other fencers. 4.Applicants must demonstrate leadership and loyalty to their teammates, coaches and club. 5.Provide ONE signed recommendation letter from a Competitive Team Fencer who knows the applicant personally. Thisletter should attest to the general character of the applicant.This is the only endorsement required.Endorsements from teachers, counselors, etc., should not be included and will not be considered.
Fencing Institute of Texas Training Grant Application for _______________________________  (Pleaseprint your name) Page 2 of 5 APPLICANT’S PERSONAL INFORMATION FullNameasrecordedbyUSFA_____________________________________________________________________HomeAddress___________________________________________________________________________________City _____________________________________State _______________Zip Code___________________ Home telephone (_______) ___________________________________Year in School_____________________ Date of Birth (Month/Year)___________________ Howlong have you fenced?___________________ NameofParentorGuardian_________________________________________________________________________Names and ages of other family members: ______________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________________________________________________APPLICANT’S FENCING INFORMATION What weapons do you fence and what ratings (letter and year, such as C99, B02, Unrated)? ˆEpee _________ˆFoil __________ˆSabre _________ Member of a US National Team?ˆNoˆ_____________Yes Year(s) National Points List achievements: ˆStanding: ____________Year(s): ______________Youth 10 ˆYear(s): ______________Standing: ____________Youth 12 ˆYear(s): ______________Standing: ____________Youth 14 ˆStanding: ____________Year(s): ______________Under 16/Cadet ˆStanding: ____________Year(s): ______________Under 19/Junior ˆ__________________________ Year(s):Senior Standing: ˆ__________________________ Year(s):Veteran Standing: List the 8 most recent tournaments in which you participated:th (for place, include the total number of participants – 16/64Tournament NameEvent Place/ParticipantsYear
Fencing Institute of Texas Training Grant Application for _______________________________  (Pleaseprint your name) Page 3 of 5 List any other honors or qualifications you have such as referee rating, coaches assistant, instructing classes, tournament help, etc.: _________________________________________________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________________________________________________In support of your application, outline the experience and abilities you have and the contribution you expect to make to Fencing Institute of Texas fencers and life: _________________________________________________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________________________________________________ _________________________________________________________________________________________________Training Budget Please write a simple budget: FIT Tuition____________ Program Fees____________ Cost of Group Classes ($5 each)____________ Cost of Private Lessons ($25/$15 each)____________ FIT Camps/Seminars____________  TRAININGSUBTOTAL ____________ AMOUNT OF GRANT REQUESTED-___________: (subtract) COST TO STUDENT FOR TRAINING:____________ Competition Budget: Estimated competition entry fees per year____________ Estimated Travel and other expenses per year____________ Estimated equipment expenses____________  COMPETITIONSUBTOTAL _____________ TOTAL FENCING BUDGET_____________.
Fencing Institute of Texas Training Grant Application for _______________________________  (Pleaseprint your name) Page 4 of 5 In the space provided, Applicant should describe their goals in fencing, what they expect from FIT, and how a grant will help them achieve these goals:____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________FINANCIAL INFORMATION (if applicant is a minor, use parent’s information) What was your (or parent’s) adjusted gross income for the last tax year?_______________ (AGI is on IRS form 1040 – line 33; 1040A – line 19; 1040EZ – line 4; of Telefile – line 1) What was your (or parent’s) income tax for the last tax year:_________________ (IRS form 1040 – lines 47 + 52; 1040A – lines 30 + 34; 1040EZ – line 11; or Telefile – line K) What were your (or parent’s) exemptions for the last tax year:_________________ (IRS form 1040 – line 6d; 1040A – line 6d; 1040EZ - enter $2900 if not married, $5800 if married; Telefile – line J) Currentlymonthlygross income (list parents only if applicant is a minor): ˆYou ________________Employer: __________________________ ˆYour Spouse__________________________________________ Employer: ˆYour Father__________________________________________ Employer: ˆ________________ Employer:__________________________Your Mother Attach a copy of last year’s signedIRS form 1040, 1040A, 1040EZ or copy of Telefile to this application.Please blacken out social security numbers and other information that is not needed by the selection committee.