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Scholarship Window Opening Soon!!!

posted Nov 14, 2011, 9:26 AM by Tom Brown

CADETS!!!  The Civil Air Patrol annually awards over $350,000.00 in scholarships for continued education.  This is a great opportunity for you to grow and enhance your knowledge!  The application window is opening on 12 December 2011 and will be closing on  15 January, 2012.  Read up and visit the following links for more information and don't let this great opportunity go by!

It doesn't get any simpler than that!  Each spring, Civil Air Patrol provides academic and flight scholarships to deserving cadets and seniors who meet the eligibility requirements.  Specific scholarships are announced each fall.  Combined with our college partners, we offer over $350,000 in scholarships. 

The following criteria applies to all scholarships.  Additional criteria will be noted within the specifics of an individual scholarship description:

  1. Be a current CAP member;
  2. Have earned the Billy Mitchell Award or received a Senior Rating in any specialty track;
  3. Possess and maintain an academic and discipline standard acceptable to the school;
  4. Be enrolled in a full-time course of study during the academic year for which the scholarship is awarded;
  5. Have not received the scholarship in the past that you are applying for.

Only those members that have been selected for scholarships will need to provide official school transcripts and other supporting documents to validate the information that is provided in the application. 

The eServices module to apply will be available on 1 December.  More information about how to apply is available on the Applications Procedureswebsite.

Please read all of the instructions before you you start your application.

The deadline to apply is 15 January, 2012.

Scholarship finalists are announced in mid-March.

If you have any questions, send them through your chain of command and we will help you find the answers you need!