Sailing for Scholars Gala and Regatta Sailing for Scholars is our annual fundraising Gala & Regatta. All proceeds directly support Sail Academy, our year-round youth development program for local public schools. Buy Tickets Support a Team Buy Tickets October 13 The New York Yacht Club's legendary Model Room 37 West 44th Street October 15 A company, team, or individual commits to raising $5,000 to reserve a boat. Team name and logo are posted on webpage with donate button for supporters, whose names are added as contributions are made. Teams compete for two awards: Regatta Champion and Fundraising Champion. Teams receive 5 tickets to both the Cocktail Reception and the Awards Reception. Sponsorship Opportunities Silent Auction October 15 Watch the regatta in style aboard Classic Harbor Lines’ elegant yacht Kingston. Sip a cold Whale Tale pale ale, cheer on your team, and enjoy a spectacular view of the city skyline from the Hudson.