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AGM Sports - USA sports scholarships

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AGM Sports
USA sports scholarships

General Description

AGM Sports helps you to finance your studies in the United States. Having managed over 60 Million USD in scholarships, AGM is specialized in helping student-athletes access athletic scholarships, academic scholarships and international scholarships awarded by American universities. AGM has helped more than 1,000 students from 39 different countries to study, practice and compete successfully in the USA, working directly with more than 2,000 American universities with athletic teams.

In order to cover the high yearly cost of an American university that can vary between 25,000 and 60,000 USD, AGM Sports helps you in finding a partial and full scholarships. The average scholarships that AGM finds for the students is worth 21,000 USD per year, for an average of 4 years (over $80,000 in scholarships per student, plus all the athletic costs of practice, trips to competition and other expenses). It's also possible for high-level athletes in determined sports to receive scholarships covering 100% of the cost of the American university, in fact 30% of AGM’s clients are studying in the United States with all expenses covered. Student-athletes of lower level can get partial scholarships, but also have the opportunity to receive international or academic scholarships.

Besides helping you in finding scholarships, AGM focuses on preparing the students in the best possible way for their future and supports them in their academic and professional development, closely working with them during the 4 years of college studies. The AGM Foundation helps these student-athletes with professional opportunities once they finish their college studies. Some of these students have recently been hired by companies like Microsoft, Goldman Sachs, Merrill Lynch, Nike, Adidas, Accenture, KPMG, PWC, Banco Santander, Oracle and others, thanks to their background as athletes, their education in the United States, and their international experience living abroad.

How AGM Sports helps you

During the process of finding a coach and an athletic scholarship in the USA, AGM Sports helps and supports you among other things with:

  • the preparation of all High School transcripts, placement exams (TOEFL and SAT), and other paperwork needed
  • the creation of an online E-Profile, used to contact hundreds of coaches at hundreds of universities, with athletic and academic information and videos
  • the promotion of the E-Profile through the AGM College Network and through AGM’s social media
  • the communication with college coaches and university admission’s departments, with AGM’s consultants
  • the admission process at the chosen American university
  • translation of qualifications, academic records and other documents
  • organization for your arrival, your new residence, a meal plan, and other details
  • getting the student visa and other required legal documentation


Even if the requirements of every American university can vary, there are certain general criteria you have to fulfill to be able to study in the USA with athletic scholarships:

  • you must be between 17 and 21 years old
  • you must have finished high school, equivalent training courses or be studying the subjects corresponding to the completion of a high school degree
  • it's necessary that you have the intention of studying in the USA for at least 1 year
  • your level of English has to be acceptable and sufficient to pass the tests required for admission to the American University System (TOEFL)
  • you have to be competing regularly in official competitions, with videos to show your athletic level
  • you need to have a good athletic level with corresponding marks/ results to prove it
  • it's necessary that you never have signed a professional contract or have had an agent or professional representative before

Application deadlines

The following deadlines apply:
Applications can be submitted at any time, but AGM strongly recommends to start the process 12 months before the start of the academic year in the US, to have more opportunities and higher chances of finding scholarships