Inducement

What is not to be included in the solicitation or retention of students is the inducement of students by a member school. The inducement of students by school personnel, school volunteers, parents, or any other third party is a violation of TAPPS rules and may result in the loss of the affected student’s eligibility to participate in TAPPS events.  

Inducement includes but is not limited to the following:

  1. Offer or acceptance of the payment of tuition
  2. Offer or acceptance of a reduction in tuition payments (outside of School Financial Aid Programs)
  3. Offer or acceptance of board
  4. Offer or acceptance of lodging
  5. Offer or acceptance of transportation
  6. Offer or acceptance of a job for a parent or guardian
  7. Offer or acceptance of payment for athletic camp registration
  8. Offer or acceptance of payment for summer conditioning programs, or conditioning camps
  9. Offer or acceptance of cash payments
  10. Offer or promise of University or college scholarships
  11. Offer or acceptance of free or reduced cost private instruction
  12. Offer or acceptance of any other valuable consideration