Foundation / Corporation
Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association (AFCEA) Educational Foundation
Scholarships of $2,500 to USA active military personnel and veterans studying in STEM degree programs for tuition and course-related expenses. Funding is intended to assist second- and third-year students pursuing full- or part-time studies towards an undergraduate degree.
War Veterans Scholarships:
The AFCEA Educational Foundation is dedicated to providing academic support to U.S. military personnel. Merit-based scholarships will be awarded to persons on active duty in the uniformed military services and to honorably discharged U.S. military veterans (including Reservists and National Guard personnel) who served in Enduring Freedom-Afghanistan and/ or Iraqi Freedom Combat Operations (2003-Present) who are currently enrolled and attending classes in an eligible STEM undergraduate degree program, part time or full time, at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States
Candidates must be majoring in a C4I-related field or the following fields: Biometry/Biometrics, Computer Engineering, Computer Forensics Science, Computer Programming, Computer Science, Computer Systems, Cybersecurity, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Geospatial Science, Information Science, Information Technology, Information Resource Management, Intelligence, Mathematics, Network Engineering, Network Security, Operations Research, Physics, Robotics Engineering, Robotics Technology, Statistics, Strategic Intelligence, or Telecommunications Engineering.
Scholarship awards are subject to availability of funding. Scholarship awards are restricted to tuition and course-related expenses, such as fees, books, supplies and equipment that are required for the courses at the university.
Distance-learning or online programs affiliated with a major U.S. institution are eligible.
GrantWatch ID#: 176132
Merit-based scholarships of $2,500 will be awarded.
This information is in effect for the 2021-2022 school year.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
For more information, and to apply online: https://www.afcea.org/dynform/forminp.jsp?fid=8932
Electronic submission of all required materials, including transcripts (must be official transcripts sent from the university), is preferred. Please address to:
AFCEA Educational Foundation
4114 Legato Road, Suite 1000
Fairfax, VA 22033-4002
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