Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) August 30, 2012
After the U.S. Women Soccer Team gold medal win at the Summer Olympics, soccer is enjoying more popularity than ever. The U.S. Soccer Development Academy is currently accepting online scholarship applications to provide opportunities for full-time Academy players who require financial assistance to participate. The scholarship, funded by NIKE and the U.S. Soccer Foundation is now in its second year. This year, scholarship applications are powered by WizeHive.
“We’re excited to have the opportunity to work with U.S. Soccer,” says WizeHive CEO, Mike Levinson. “It is great to work with clients that have such a positive impact on the nation’s youth. Even my daughter plays soccer.”
The Academy was developed as part of a strategy to improve the everyday environment for the elite youth soccer player, U.S. Soccer created a Development Academy in 2007. The Academy is a partnership between U.S. Soccer and the top youth clubs around the country to provide the best youth players in the U.S. with an everyday environment designed to produce the next generation of National Team players.
WizeHive is powering over 400 grants and scholarships across sectors ranging from sports to social innovation. The broad spectrum of clients can be attributed to the flexibility of WizeHive. WizeHive provides application management and business apps of varying complexity, making it an end-to-end solution for numerous non-profits and for-profit organizations.
WizeHive offers a cloud-based platform that automates an organization’s forms, workflows and business processes. These tools have been used to automate contests with WizeHive's Online Contest Software; scholarships with WizeHive's Online Scholarship Software; sales processes and more.