Scholarships & Grants


The Indiana Soccer Foundation’s largest grant program comes from the Rachael Fiege Memorial Outreach Fund. The fund is named in honor of Rachael Fiege, a young lady who embodied all the values that the Foundation stands for, and who passed away long before her time. For more information on Rachael, click here. This fund is used to support programs and activities that promote the values of the Indiana Soccer Foundation.

The 2016 grant cycle applications are due October 15, 2016. The application can be obtained by clicking here, and the budget form needed for the application can be found here. An FAQ for the grant can be seen here. For more information, contact Jeff Newnam at


The Indiana Soccer Foundation is pleased to offer a scholarship program for male & female soccer athletes who are in need of financial assistance in order to play in the Indiana State League (ISL) and the Midwest Regional League (MRL). Each scholarship request will be considered on a per season basis for coaching, club base fees, field usage or field equipment fees, officials or referee fees, league fees and other fees deemed acceptable.  Fees for coach travel expenses, uniform expenses, player/family travel expenses, tournament fees, camp or clinic fees will not be considered in determining awards. The maximum possible award per season per player is $200; lesser amounts may be awarded.

Applications for scholarships must be submitted by clubs on behalf of individuals. The deadline for applications for the Spring 2017 season is March 3, 2017. If you have any questions about these scholarships, please contact Jim Heck ( or Mary Runnells ( To complete the on-line scholarship application form, click here.