Monday, June 11, 2012

June 2012 Scholarship Deadlines!

It’s that time of the year again! AFA offers several opportunities for scholarships and grants for the upcoming school year, and here are a few with approaching deadlines (JUNE 30)!

Lt Col Romeo and Josephine Bass Ferretti Scholarship
This scholarship is made possible by a bequest from the estate of Lt Col Romeo and Josephine Bass Ferretti and was established for minor dependents of active-duty enlisted Air Force, Guard, and Reserve. It is for students pursuing an undergraduate degree in STEM (science, technology, engineering, or math). The scholarship will be awarded to a student who has graduated from high school in 2012 and who is entering their first year at an accredited institution of high learning. Scholarships will be awarded for the 2012-2013 school year in the amount of $2,500. Recipients will be selected by committee based upon high academic achievement, good character and financial need.

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Captain Jodi Callahan Scholarship
This scholarship is in memory of Captain Jodi Callahan who was an AFA Under-Forty National Director and a Trustee of the former Aerospace Education Foundation. The Capt. Jodi Callahan Memorial Scholarship provides a $1,000 scholarship to an active duty Air Force, full time Air National Guard or full time Air Force Reserve (officer or enlisted) pursuing a Master’s degree in a non-technical field of study.

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Full Scholarship to Grantham University
Through AFA's affiliation with Grantham University, AFA is pleased to provide an online degree scholarship to an Active Duty Dependent, an AFA Member, or a dependent of an AFA Member. For more information:

Civil Air Patrol Unit Grants
AFA has long supported the Civil Air Patrol, the official Auxiliary of the United States Air Force.  The missions of both organizations include the need to educate the general public about the importance of aerospace power, both now and in the future.  STEM education initiatives are paramount in fulfilling this mission, and both the AFA and CAP provide a multitude of K-12 STEM opportunities for young people. 

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