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Posted on: January 14, 2019

Scholarship applications now being accepted

Please see the following links to scholarship opportunities for military/veterans/dependents. Spouses maybe also eligible for tuition assistance for training, certifications, etc.

Navy League Foundation (https://www.navyleague.org/programs/scholarships): The Navy League Foundation awards scholarships to high school seniors who will attend college in the fall. Navy League Foundation scholarships are available to children and grandchildren of veterans or active duty sea service men and women, as well as members of the U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Corps. Scholarships for the 2019-2020 school year are due by Feb. 15, 2019.

Defense Commissary Agency: (https://www.militaryscholar.org/sfmc/index.html) offers $2000 scholarships to unmarried dependent children (under age of 23) of military---active, reserve or retired. Deadline Feb. 15, 2019.

Additionally spouses of military members are eligible for The My Career Advancement Account Scholarship which is a workforce development program that provides up to $4,000 of tuition assistance. The scholarship assists military spouses in pursuing licenses, certificates, certifications or associate degrees necessary to gain employment in high-demand, high-growth portable career fields and occupations. Spouses may use their My Career Advancement Account Scholarship funds at any academic institution approved for participation in the scholarship. For further info call Military One Source, 800-342-9647, https://mycaa.militaryonesource.mil/ 


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