Playing field hockey and study in the U.S.

There are over 300 universities in the United States that offer field hockey scholarships to ambitious field hockey players. College field hockey is a women’s sport only at the college level in America.

Career opportunities.

The American college field hockey competition is increasing in popularity and is nowadays one of the most watched and most popular field hockey competitions in the world.

Every year, more and more college field hockey players are making their way to the international pro level. During the Olympics in Rio in 2016, the American women’s field hockey team existed of 17 (ex) college field hockey players!

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To get accepted into an American university as a field hockey player, you need a high school diploma. Depending on your diploma, grades, and test scores on the SAT and TOEFL, we can find the right university that fits your academic level.

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Athletic Scholarships

Studying at an American university can cost up to $65,000 per year. Slamstox helps student-athletes by finding them scholarships to cover these costs. Combining sports and studies at a university in the United States is getting more popular every year, it offers great opportunities and prepares you for a successful career. The universities’ field hockey teams are extremely competitive and field hockey scholarships are offered by universities because every team wants to become the best in the nation.


Slamstox Helps

Slamstox has a lot of experience placing athletes in the U.S. All Slamstox team members are (ex) student-athletes and we know about the life of a student-athlete better than anyone.

Examples of universities that we work with are:

  • Stanford University
  • University of North Carolina
  • University of New Hampshire
  • University of Vermont
  • University of Louisville
  • University of California Davis
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Slambassador, Mink van der Weerden

Our Slambassador Mink van der Weerden is one of the best penalty corner specialists in the world. He plays for the Dutch national team and the first team of field hockey club Oranje-Rood in the Netherlands. Together with Mink, we organize clinics and promotional days for American coaches.

More about Mink.

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