Veterans United Foundation Scholarship
Deadline: April 30, 2013
Potential applicants must be pursuing a post-secondary degree at an accredited college or university and have a connection to the military by being one of the following:
- Active-duty service member
- Spouse of military member or veteran
- Surviving spouse of a fallen soldier
- Child of a military member or veteran
Eligibility also requires potential applicants be either currently enrolled in a post-secondary school or planning to attend a post-secondary school the following semester. This includes high school seniors. Eligible applicants must submit transcripts reflecting a minimum 2.5 grade point average on 4.0 scale.
How To Apply:
Applicants must also submit an essay no longer than 750 words based on one of three prompts made available in the spring and fall by Veterans United Scholarship Program. Spring essays will be accepted on April 1-30th and recipients will be announced by May 15th. Fall submissions will be accepted October 1-31st with recipients announced by November 15th.
Essay prompts for the spring session (due April 30) will be posted by March 15, 2013.
For more information, visit the website: http://www.veteransunited.com/about/scholarships/