November 10th, 2021 – Applications are currently on hold due to COVID-19 travel restrictions. We will provide updates when the restrictions are lifted and we are able to resume.
“To hell with circumstances; I create opportunities.” – Bruce Lee
We are currently taking applications for the Mata Leon and Jackson/Wink scholarship. We are only accepting heavyweights at this time. Applicants must fill out the form below to the best of their ability. Only five applicants will be selected for a one week camp at Jackson/Wink gym, and only one will be given a scholarship. Transportation to and from Albuquerque will not be covered unless in special circumstances, however all other basic expenses for the duration of the one week camp will be paid for. The scholarship winner must be willing to relocate to Jackson/Wink gym and sign a management contract with Mata Leon Sports Management. For any questions prior to filling out this form, or for media opportunities, feel free to contact us.
The Mata Leon and Jackson/Wink scholarship is designed for high potential athletes to get a head start on their Mixed Martial Arts careers. Scholarship winners receive free room and board, and a free world class training camp at Jackson/Wink gym in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Scholarship winners are also granted a contract with Mata Leon Sports Management, who will handle their public relations, contracts, legal, business, and financial obligations. In summary, the scholarship provides the fighter an entire team of coaches, health professionals, training partners, and agents. Scholarship winners have access to an army of resources and personnel to help achieve their goals.