Scholarships

Welcome to the Team AMVETS Scholarship Program

Applications are open for the 2017-2018 scholarship application.
The scholarship for the 2017-2018 year is $500

 

Requirements for Scholarship Consideration

  • Must be a Veteran or member of the United States Armed Services, National Guard/Reserve.
  • Must be enrolled and attending a College or Trade/ Vocational School.
  • Must agree to authorize Team AMVETS to publicize your scholarship award selection.
  • A previously awarded Veteran must wait 1 full year from last check date before applying for another scholarship.

Required Materials:

  • Copy of their Military Identification Card (CAC) or DD Form 214 (Version 4)
  • Acceptance Letter or Current Registration showing current student status from an accredited program.
  • Current Resume detailing last 4 years of employment and volunteer / community service.
  • 1 page minimum essay addressing educational goals and community/school involvement.
  • One letter of recommendation is required, but up to three letters will be accepted. Your recommendation should come from a previous or current instructor, employer, or mentor (pastor, counselor, etc). The maximum number of letters submitted may not exceed three.

Suspense / Close Out Information:

  1. Scholarships are awarded twice per year (Fall / Spring).
  2. Applications must be postmarked before 15 October (Fall) and 28 February (Spring).

Please email your application to Scholarship@TeamAMVETS.org
Scholarship Application 2017-2018