You've spent years training in rowing and contending for your high school. Now is the time to ensure all that hard work pays off. Last year over 145,000 student athletes received athletic scholarships that helped them finance their college education. For some, it can mean the difference between getting a college degree and having to put that dream on hold.

If you would like to be a competitor for one of the numerous women's rowing scholarships that are being offered you have to know which schools to contact, who the coaches are and how to get in contact with them. In some cases, joining a network of student rowing athletes with pre-established access to college coaches can help a great deal. was created to provide these student athletes with the information they need to improve their chances of being recruited and receiving a women's rowing scholarship.

Women's Rowing Sports Program & Athletic Scholarship Statistics

Detailed Breakdown Nationwide for Rowing
Average Number of Athletes 48
Total Number of Athletes 6,868
Average Operating Expenses Per Player $1,997
Average Operating Expenses Per Team $105,515
Total Full Time Head Coaches 33
Total Part Time Head Coaches 16
Total Full Time Assistant Coaches 80
Total Part Time Assistant Coaches 163
Average Total Revenue $297,919
Average Total Expenses $489,155

Use the women's rowing athletic scholarship information above to find out:

Total Number of Athletes and Average Athletes Per Team: This tells you approximately how many female athletes are on women's rowing teams across the country, which can help you determine how competitive the recruiting process is. The more positions there are the more opportunities you have for getting on a college rowing team.

Average Operating Expenses Per Player: This describes the amount colleges are spending on average for each player on a women's rowing team for things that are required including uniforms and equipment. The amount a college invests in you as a player will help figure out how important they think you are to the rowing team and the overall sports program as well as the level of support they give each player.

Average Operating Expenses Per Team: This is what it cost on average for a college to run the day-to-day operations that keep a rowing program up and running. This can give student athletes a good idea of the quality of women's rowing programs, facilities and training personnel at colleges across the nation. The more colleges spend the greater quality you may expect.

Total Full and Part Time Coaches: Coaches are necessary to assisting you sharpen your talent and help you stay on track educationally and athletically so you can keep your rowing scholarship year after year. The more women's rowing coaches there are, the greater your chances will be to get one-on-one training and attention which will help you reach your goal of graduating college.

Average Total Revenue: The more money colleges could make off their women's rowing programs the more likely they are to expand them. When women's rowing programs are more profitable and popular colleges will spend more in their existing programs and other colleges will create a new rowing teams to get in on the action. More rowing teams means more athletic scholarship opportunities.

Average Total Expenses: Is there a growing interest in promoting and growing women's rowing teams? Are colleges aggressively recruiting women's rowing players? The total expenses stat includes operating and recruiting expenses. This will provide you with a good idea of how much colleges around the United States are investing in women's rowing programs and recruiting players, thus whether or not rowing scholarship opportunities are likely to grow, keep pace or weaken.

Now that you are aware of the national statistics see how the different divisions compare. Choose a division below to get detailed sports program and athletic scholarship statistics.

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