Wash AFCEA DC Scholarships
To promote higher education, the Washington Chapter AFCEA DC will award college scholarships to eligible applicants in the Washington Metro Council of Governments [COG] area in June. Since May 1989 $1,940,500 has been committed to 299 students in the Metro area from 100 high schools entering 66 U.S. colleges. Our $8,000 two year scholarships and one at $12,000 for three years are open to high school seniors entering four year degree granting programs. Our $4,000 one year scholarship program is open to students leaving two-year community colleges to attend four year degree granting programs. Our fields of study are the C4I-related fields of electrical, computer, chem- ical, aerospace or systems engineering; electronics; mathematics; computer science; physics; science or mathematics education; technology management; or management information systems.
Selection is based on: -Academic Achievement -School Activities -Community/Civic Activities -Part-Time Work -Financial Need (other factors count more) -Letters of RecommendationWinners will be notified in May and honored at a luncheon in June. Scholarships will be awarded in June. For further information about AFCEA DC's scholarship program, eligibility criteria, or selection criteria, please email the scholarship provider.
Award Amount: $12,000
Essay required: Yes