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All applications to CPOA from people living in European countries go through Marva at our UK Head Office. If you have any questions about CPOA and sports scholarships please contact her:

Marva Hall - European Co-ordinator
5 Manland Avenue
Tel. 01582 712 364
Fax.01582 468 091

If you would like an assessment of your chances of a scholarship please complete the College Prospects of America online form or contact Marva for the snailmail version.

The European side of College Prospects of America CPOA has been run by Marva Hall and her colleague Roger Thompson since 1990 and in this time they have helped over 1900 students from England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland and all over mainland Europe.

Marva is an American who has lived in England since 1975. She has a BA degree in English from Seattle University and a Masters in Education from the University of Southern California. She played basketball and tennis during her time at Seattle University and her main sporting interest now is tennis. She is vice-president of the Harpenden Lawn Tennis Club where she was Vice-Chairman for 13 years and Chairman for 4 years.

Roger hails from the Midlands. He was a highly regarded junior tennis player for Derbyshire and then was a member of the senior county team for many years, as well as non playing captain. He has a history degree from Manchester University. At Repton School, Roger was Director of Sport, where he built up one of the most successful dynasties in British Schools' tennis with Repton winning the national title a dozen times. In 2009 he retired as Director of Sport at the school.

CPOA has a number of regional representatives:

  • Scotland: Mark Watt played golf for Temple University in Pennsylvania and can be reached at
  • Kent and Sussex: Jessica Weeks played tennis for Cal State, Long Beach and can be reached at
  • Ireland and Northern Ireland: Robert Malseed was a track/cross-country athlete at the University of South Florida and can be contacted at
  • Northeast: Graeme Forman played tennis for Weber State University in Utah and can be reached at


CPOA (UK) is a branch of College Prospects of America, Inc., the world’s biggest and most successful sports scholarship placement service. Their expertise has helped thousands of students from all over the world to make the right choices - academically, athletically and financially - to enable them to get good degrees and to reach their full sporting potential.

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