We know that many educational institutions are struggling to find ways to fill the financial gaps created by state, federal, and local budget cuts. Here are a few resources for funding and grant opportunities that may be helpful to you:
The National Association of Collegiate Esports (NACE) is a nonprofit membership association organized by and on behalf of our member institutions. Together, our members are developing the structure and tools needed to advance collegiate esports in the varsity space. We are collaborating to lay the groundwork in areas such as: Eligibility, Path to Graduation, and Competition & Scholarships. NACE is the only association of varsity esports programs at colleges and universities across the U.S.
NACE features: 80+ member schools, 1,500+ student-athletes, $9 million in esports scholarships and aid, an annual national convention, private discord server (voice-over software) for athletic directors, coaches, and more.