SASS Scholarships are awarded based on character, personal merit, and commitment to the shooting sports, particularly Cowboy Action Shooting. Merit is demonstrated through leadership in school, on the shooting range, extracurricular activities, academic achievement, and motivation to serve and succeed. Close consideration will be given to applicants who can demonstrate leadership qualities as defined by a record of involvement and participation in their local club, shooting range, extra curricular activities in their neighborhoods, and/or in civic activities in their communities.

Eligible applicants must be an active SASS member for at least one year,

and;

LEVEL 1 SCHOLARSHIP - High School
Must be a high school senior during the period of application and must have been accepted or be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student at an accredited institution of higher education actively pursuing an academic or trade discipline
 
or
 
LEVEL 2 SCHOLARSHIP - College
Must be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student at an accredited institution of higher education actively pursuing an academic or trade discipline and maintain a minimum 2.0 (C) average. Post graduate students are not eligible for SASS Scholarship grants.
  
or
 
LEVEL 3 SCHOLARSHIP - Renewal
Must be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student at an accredited institution of higher education actively pursuing an academic or trade discipline and maintain a minimum 2.0 (C) average. Post graduate students are not eligible for SASS Scholarship grants.

There are no age restrictions.