FREEDOM ALLIANCE SCHOLARSHIP FUND
Criteria: This scholarship honors Americans in our Armed Forces who have sacrificed life or limb defending our country by providing educational scholarship for their children. Applicants must be one of the following: the dependent son/daughter or a U.S. soldier, sailor, airman, guardsman, or marine who has been killed in action, permanently disabled as a result of service, or classifed as a POW/MIA. Applicants must also be currently in their senior year of high school, a high school graduate, or a currently enrolled full time undergraduate student under the age of 26. Application includes a 500-word essay or personal statement,
Award: See website
Deadline: July 31, 2019
UEW Healthcare EEOICPA Scholarship
UEW Healthcare is pleased to offer the UEW Healthcare EEOICPA Scholarship. The Scholarship is open nationwide to those who will be attending college fall semester of 2018. Special consideration will be give to an undergraduate who is interested in pursuing a career in Home Healthcare and knows someone that worked in the nuclear industry and was subsequently approved for benefits under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program (EEOICPA), but anyone meeting the requirements & can demonstrate an interested in pursuing a career in Healthcare will be considered. This Award will be presented to current college students, but high school seniors who will be attending school in the fall semester of 2018 are also welcome to apply.
This scholarship is judged & awarded primarily on merit & need.
Completed application must be submitted online by July 31, 2019. LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
INCOMPLETE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
Applicant must plan to attend college by fall semester 2019.
Must have a minimum G.P.A. of 3.0.
A transcript must be attached to application for consideration.
Applicant must submit an un-opened copy of official transcripts if selected as a finalist.
This scholarship is a one-time award worth $1000 to be awarded the fall semester of 2018.
Although not required, applicants are encouraged to submit recommendation letters and/or resumes to substantiate their application.
Applicant will be required to demonstrate both their merit and their need for this scholarship
Special consideration will be given to applicants who have been affected by EEOICPA and/or have had a loved one who was negatively impacted as a US energy worker.