A Free Scholar must:
- Be authorized in at least three weapons forms
- Have at least two years experience as an authorized fighter
- Wear period garb in the list
- Be involved in at least one other aspect of the SCA
- Have obtained an appointment as a MOFIT
To earn the rank of Free Scholar, the Prizor must fight 30 bouts, followed by a minimum of 15 minutes of open challenges.
Duties of a Free Scholar:
Include, but are not limited to:
- Have Fun!
- Get that Marshals Warrant
- Work with other fencers in training and guidance
- Keep working on technique and weapons forms, especially period forms
- Begin a research project
Symbol of Rank:
A green scarf