Basketball and India

Want to be part of NBA Academy Women’s Virtual Program 2021? Submit your application before June 18

The NBA Academy Women's program has tasted plenty of success in India.

Three years since its first-ever camp in May of 2018, the program's assistance has resulted in eight teenage girls committing to prep schools or colleges in the United States.

MORE: List of former NBA Academy female alumni currently studying in US

The program's 2021 edition aims to bring together over 40 girls from across the globe, between the ages of 14 and 17, and provide them the chance to develop their on and off-court skills to eventually, possibly be invited to an in-person event in the future.

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Want to be part of that group to be part of a program that could help realize your dreams of eventually reaching the WNBA or know somebody who should?

MORE: NBA Academy launches virtual program for female international prospects

Follow the steps below:

Link to application form - https://nbaacademy.nba.com/w/

Step 1: Show us what you got

Option 1

It's time to show your basketball skills.

If you have an iPhone or iPad, download the Homecourt AI app. Create an account and go through the NBA global scout. Stay ready with the link to your profile while applying.

Option 2

If you do not have access to an an iPhone or iPad, share a link to your drills video.

For the instructions on how to create the video, watch the Youtube embed below:

OR

If you are based in a region with COVID-19 restrictions and are unable to shoot the video, you can submit a link to a highlight film from past games.

Note: Ensure the highlight film includes enough plays of you to evaluate. In addition, also make sure the highlight film is from games and scrimmages only.

Step 2: We want to get to know you

Record yourself answering the following questions:

  • Introduce yourself (Name, age, nationality, basketball position)
  • What has been the best basketball moment in your life so far?
  • Why do you want to join the NBA Academy Women's Virtual Program?
  • What is your biggest basketball aspiration?

Step 3: Complete & submit the form

Make sure to go through the entire form, prepare the required videos or links beforehand and fill the form completely with the help of your parent or guardian.

Incomplete forms or forms submitted by anyone other than parents/guardians will not be accepted.

Step 4: Spread the message

You know what to do.

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