The Joyce Komperda Athlete Support Fund 2019 Application

The Joyce Komperda Athlete Support Fund was established in 2009 to provide funds to young athletes who demonstrate a love of skating and financial need. Selected skaters will be awarded grants to help cover skating expenses and will be featured in SKATING magazine.


Be a current member of U.S. Figure Skating

Be an intermediate, novice, or junior-level skater in singles, pairs or ice dancing


Complete the application in the following pages with his or her parents/guardians

Failure to meet the stated criteria and/or the appropriate deadline will result in disqualification.


All applicants will be notified of the results via email. All selections are considered final and may not be appealed. All submitted materials will become the property of U.S. Figure Skating and will not be returned.

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Thank you for your interest in the Joyce Komperda Athlete Support Fund!

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Skater Information

Competitive Level *

Skating Achievements

Parent information

Financial Information

Coach Information

References (please provide 2)

Short Essays

Application agreement

Upon review of the information you have provided in Sections I - VI, the Joyce Komperda Athlete Support Fund Committee may request the submission of additional documents that may include, but are not limited to, current year tax returns to verify the information submitted in this application. I acknowledge that all of the information I have provided is accurate, and that I have read the mission of the Joyce Komperda Athlete Support Fund and fully understand the guidelines for submission of my application. I agree to the terms described. *
By signing below, I verify that I accept/decline the above said award, and, if accepting, I verify that I am an active competitor with full intentions of training and competing in qualifying events, (not applicable for Academic Award Recipients) and any assigned international competitions, during the 2019-2020 competitive season. In the event that I quit or retire from amateur (eligible) skating or change partners (if pair or dance competitor), I realize that I will forfeit any payment(s) not yet made to me. *