Scholarships

As part of Valor SF’s goals to help underprivileged population in their road to health, we offer several membership options that will assist qualified members in reaching their goals! Read below for more details, and always feel free to write us with your questions at valorsf@gmail.com

Health & Athletic Scholarship 

  • A person may qualify if:
    • Low income single member or family (specifics to come)
    • Have one of the following medical conditions:
      • Hypertension, obesity, diabetes, high cholesterol levels, PTSD, depression, etc. Others will be considered on an individual bases by the board
      • Is a Disabled Veteran (>30%)
  • In addition they must:
    • Have both a measurable health goal and an specific athletic goal
      • Measurable health goal such as: eat >5 vegetables and fruits a day, walk/run “x” amount, decrease blood pressure to “x”, etc.
      • Measurable athletic goals such as: complete a 5k, compete in a triathlon, participate in CrossFit competition, etc.
    • Then:
      • A) Be nominated by the community or nominated by a Board member
      • B) Be voted on and confirmed by the Board
  • Be required to
    • must work out at least 1x a week with Valor, and 2x a month specifically for strength training.
  • A scholarship awardee will receive the following benefits:
    • Health goal example:
      • John Doe’s health goal is to lower his BP: Valor would equip him with a home BP cuff and log.
      • While Jane Doe’s goal is to drink more water and less soda each day: Valor could equip her with water, water bottles, and a Britta filter.
    • Athletic goal example:
      • John’s athletic goal is to run a 10k: Valor would pay for his shoes, shorts and race fees for a 10K run.
      • While Jane’s goal is to complete a triathlon: Valor would pay for her triathlon shorts, swimming goggles, bike shoes, race fees for a Triathlon.
    • THERE IS NO SPECIFIC $$$ CAP TO THIS. Meaning, if their is a need, we will do our best to make it happen!

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Charitable Scholarship

 

  • A person may qualify if:
    • Low income single member or family (specifics to come)
    • Have one of the following medical conditions:
      • Hypertension, obesity, diabetes, high cholesterol levels, PTSD, depression, etc. Others will be considered on an individual bases by the board
      • Is a Disabled Veteran (>30%)
  • Then:
    • A) Ask! Simply ask to see if we can help you out! OR be nominated by the community or nominated by a Board member
    • B) Be voted on and confirmed by the Board
  • Be required to
    • NO SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS! However we do prefer that they have a history of working out at least 1x a week with Valor for some time.
  • Will receive the following:
    • Whatever they may need to further their fitness or health! We do have $100 cap to this Scholarship.

 

 

Educational Scholarship

* Details are still being worked out, but if you are interested or know someone who may be,  please contact valorsf@gmail.com

  • A person may qualify if:
    • Are currently enrolled in a accredited program involved in health or fitness. For example; dietician, pre-med, exercise science, physical therapy, etc.
  • Requirements:
    • Work out, volunteer and be active with Valor 12x in the school semester
  • Benefits:
    • Receive $250 of support after fulfilling the above requirements
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