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Scholarships:

Army Nurse Corps Association 2012 Memorial Scholarship Program
Dissertation Fellowships
Major General James Ursano Scholarship Fund
Military Officers Association of America Scholarship
Military VA Loan Disability Awareness Scholarship
Scholarship for Children of Deceased and Disabled Veterans
US Army Military Fellowship




Army Nurse Corps Association 2012 Memorial Scholarship Program
Awarded to Nursing or Anesthesia students who have previously served in a component of the US Army, plan to enter a component and are enrolled in a program not funded by a component of the US Army, Army Nurse Corps officers enrolled in a Baccalaureate or Graduate Nursing or Nurse Anesthesia program not funded by the US Army, Army-enlisted soldiers enrolled in a baccalaureate nursing program not funded by the US Army, and Nursing/Anesthesia students whose parent(s), spouse, and/or children are serving or have served in the US Army.
   
Deadline: March 31st, 2012
   
Amount of Scholarship: $3,000
   
Additional Information: e-anca.org/ANCAEduc.htm
   
Contact: Army Nurse Corps Association Scholarship Program
PO Box 846
Manhattan, KS 66505-0847
e-mail: education@e-anca.org
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Dissertation Fellowships
Applicants must be graduate students and civilian citizens of the United States preparing dissertations in the history of warfare. There are three fellowships available: one for dissertations exploring the material culture of the Army, two for more general areas of military history. Requirements include: offial transcripts, proposed plan of research, letter of recommendation from an academic director that includes a statement approving the dissertation topic, two other letters of recommendation, and a writing sample of approxiamately 25 pages (entire piece, not fragment). Individuals who have held or accepted equivalent fellowships from any Department of Defence agency are not eligible. Individuals who accept a Center of Military History fellowship may not accept a fellowship from another institution for a persiod concurrent with the Center's fellowship. Apllicants must have completed by Septmeber all requirements for a Ph.D. except for the dissertation.
   
Deadline: January 15
   
Amount of Scholarship: $10,000
   
Additional Information: www.army.mil/cmh-pg
   
Contact: US Army Center of Military History
Building 35
103 Third Avenue
Fort Lesley J McNair, DC 20319-5058
202-685-2108
   
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Major General James Ursano Scholarship Fund
Scholarships are available for dependent children, stepchildren, or legally adopted children of Army soldiers (active, retired, or deceased). Students must have a minimum 2.0 GPA, be a full time student, be unmarried the entire academic year, and under the age of 22 on May 1, 2005 to receive awards for the 2005-2006 academic year. Award decisions are based primarily according to financial need, secondarily on academic acheivements and individual accomplishments. Continuing students must apply each year. Applications are available online.
   
Deadline: March 1
   
Amount of Scholarship: $1,484 (Average Award)
   
Additional Information: www.aerhq.org
   
Contact: Army Emergency Relief
200 Stovall Street
Alexandria, VA 22332
866-878-6378
   
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Military Officers Association of America Scholarship

Applicants must meet all of the following:

  • Be a descendant or ward of an active duty or retired member of the Uniformed Services of the (includes Regular, National Guard or Reserve enlisted and officers of the Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard, NOAA or USPHS) OR be a descendant or ward of a deceased member of the Uniformed Services of the U.S., who died while on active duty or in retired status, OR be a descendant or ward of a current member (or was if deceased) of the Cape Canaveral Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America.

  • Be a legal resident of Brevard County, Florida, OR a descendant or ward of a current member (or was if deceased) of the Cape Canaveral Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America.

  • Be a Junior or Senior in college or entering graduate studies.

  • Be accepted by an accredited college or university as a full time (minimum 12 credit hours) student in a program leading to a baccalaureate or graduate degree.
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    Deadline: June 15th
       
    Amount of Scholarship: Amount varies
       
    Additional Information: www.moaacc.org
       
    Contact: scholarship@moaacc.org
       
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    Military VA Loan Disability Awareness Scholarship

    Applicants must be 17 years old with a minimum GPA of 3.0 GPA. Applicants should submit an essay between 500 and 1000 words about how they or someone they knew overcame disability to do something great. Applications are welcome and accepted from anybody who meets the Application requirements. Whether or not you have a disability, we would love to review your application, as the scholarship is not restricted – only meant to bring awareness.
       
    Deadline: January 10th, 2014
       
    Amount of Scholarship: $1,000
       
    Additional Information: www.militaryvaloan.com
       
    Contact: scholarship@militaryvaloan.com
       
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    Scholarship for Children of Deceased and Disabled Veterans
    Applicant must be between the ages of 16-22 and a dependent child of a qualified veteran or serviceman whose official military status is verified by the Florida Dept. of Veterans Affairs. Must meet the State of Florida's eligibility requirements for state aid, not have previously obtained a bachelors degree and enroll in a public or private post secondary institution. Applicants can not owe repayment of a grant under any federal grant program or be in default on any federal loan.
       
    Deadline: April 30
       
    Amount of Scholarship: Not Available
       
    Additional Information: www.floridavets.org
       
    Contact: Florida Department of Veteran Affairs
    Executive Director
    P.O. Box 31003
    St. Petersburg, FL 33731-8903
       
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    US Army Military Fellowship
    Must be US civilian citizens unaffiliated with the government. Applicants must have completed by September all requirements for the Ph.D. degree, except for the dissertation.

  • Official Transcripts from all undergraduate/graduate schools attended
  • A proposed plan of research
  • A letter of recommendation
  • A writing sample of approximately 25 pages.
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    Deadline: January 15th
       
    Amount of Scholarship: $10,000
       
    Additional Information: www.history.army.mil
       
    Contact: US Army Center of Military History
    Building 35, 103 Third Avenue
    Fort Lesley J. McNair, D.C. 20319
    Phone: (202) 685-2066
    Fax: (202 685-2077
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