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Absolute Fencing Gear All-Academic Team and Scholarships

Meet the 2023-23 Teams

To meet these incredible student-athletes, follow this link.

Absolute Fencing Gear All-Academic Team

Deadline: June 5, 2023

Link to Apply: CLOSED for 2023, see ya next year, February, 2024.

USA Fencing and Absolute Fencing Gear have once again partnered to recognize young fencers who have excelled in high school with All-Academic Team honors.   

Athletes with a GPA of at least 3.85 (94 or better) are eligible to be named to the All-Academic First Team. Second Team athletes include those whose GPA is between 3.4-3.84 (83 to 93). In addition to GPA, class rank (where applicable) is reviewed, and nominees must be in the top 25% of their class for first team consideration. Only traditional core academic classes will be considered when evaluating transcripts.

Absolute Fencing Gear has also pledged $10,000 in scholarships for the All-Academic Team program. One female and one male applicant will receive $4,000 each based on both their GPA and essay. Two additional applicants will receive $1,000 each based on their submitted essay.

Note: One letter of recommendation is required to be eligible for the Absolute Fencing Gear scholarships.

To pay for and apply for the All-Academic Team Program, please visit this link (this will be available February, 2024.


Once the application fee is paid, you will receive and email confirmation with the link to the application that will need to be completed to be considered for the program.


If you have any questions, please contact