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AFCEA Educational Fund 

The AFCEA War Veterans Scholarships are offered to active-duty and honorably discharged U.S. military veterans (to include Reservists and National Guard personnel) of the Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan) or Iraqi Freedom Operations. Candidates must be currently enrolled and attending either a two-year or four-year accredited college or university in the United States. Candidates must be majoring in the following or related fields: electrical, aerospace, systems or computer engineering; computer engineering technology; computer information systems; information systems management; computer science; physics; mathematics; or science or mathematics education. Each scholarship award is $2,500.
Link: http://www.afcea.org/education/scholarships/undergraduate/veteran.asp 

AMVETS Scholarships 

AMVETS annually awards scholarships to veterans/active military, their sons, daughters or grandchildren. A son, daughter or grandchild of a deceased veteran is also eligible. Awarded on the basis of academic excellence and financial need, the scholarships go to deserving high school seniors, high school JROTC students and veterans pursuing a higher education.
Link: http://www.amvets.org/programs/scholarships.html 

Colonel Christie Marine Corps Scholarship 

The Christie Memorial College Assistance Award is given to a former enlisted Marine leaving the Marine Corps to attend a four-year institution. This award recognizes a Marine who has demonstrated exceptional courage and integrity in the face of great obstacles. Award will be given as a monthly stipend.
Link: http://www.christiememorial.org/main.html 

Fund for Veterans Education 

The Fund for Veterans' Education will provide scholarships to help meet the cost associated with higher education for veterans from all branches of the United States Armed Forces who served in Afghanistan or Iraq since September 11, 2001 and who are now enrolled in college or vocational-technical school.
Link: http://www.veteransfund.org/index.html 

Horatio Alger Scholarship

The Horatio Alger Association seeks to assist students who have demonstrated integrity, perseverance in overcoming adversity, strength of character, financial need, a good academic record, commitment to pursue a college education, and a desire to contribute to society. The Military Scholar Program will assist those who honorably served during the OEF/OIF conflict.
Link: https://www.horatioalger.org/scholarships/index.cfm 

Troops to Teachers

The Troops to Teachers (TTT) program enriches the quality of American education by helping to place mature, motivated, experienced, and dedicated personnel in our nation’s classrooms. TTT Military to College Guide www.studentveterans.org 11 provide financial assistance, counseling, and employment referral through a network of state TTT Placement Assistance Offices.
Link: http://www.ProudToServeAgain.com 

VA MortgageCenter.com Scholarship

Mortgage Center.com is proud to now offer five bi-yearly $1,500 scholarships in conjunction with our Military Education Scholarship Program. The process and purpose is simple - many college students currently struggle to meet the financial requirements of pursuing their education, even with the help of financial aid and other scholarship programs. Our scholarships are awarded each year in May and November.
Link: http://www.vamortgagecenter.com/scholarships.html 

VFW Military Scholarships

The VFW's Military Scholarship program provides 25 $3,000 scholarships annually to VFW members who are currently serving in uniform or have been discharged within the 36 months before the December 31 deadline.
Link: http://www.vfwpost10.org/pdf.militaryscholarship.pdf

SVA Scholarship Directory

For additional scholarships visit the Student Veterans of America’s website.
Link: http://www.studentveterans.org/resourcelibrary/scholarships.php

 

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