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AFCEA HBCU Scholarship

Scholarship Provider: AFCEA Educational Foundation
Application Deadline: 05/15/2012
Description: For the 2012 Academic Year, scholarships of $5,000 will be awarded to full-time students pursuing an undergraduate degree in an eligible major and currently enrolled in an accredited Historically Black College or University (HBCU) institution in the United States. Distance-learning or online programs affiliated with one of these institutions are eligible. Candidates must be at least second-year college students, enrolled full time as sophomores or juniors at the time of application.

Scholarships awarded from this application include:
- VADM Samuel L. Gravely Scholarship
Scholarship Amount: $5,000
Scholarship Website: http://www.afcea.org/education/scholarships/undergraduate/
School Type Requirement: Four Year College
Applicant Class Requirement: Sophomore or Junior or Senior or and Grad students (see other comments)
Citizenship Requirement: U.S. Citizen
Awards Given: 2
Length of Award: One Time Award
Minimum GPA: Not specified
Other Comments: Degree-seeking candidates must be U.S. citizens.

Students must be currently enrolled and attending either a two-year or four-year accredited HBCU institution in the United States. Students also may be enrolled in an accredited distance-learning or online degree program affiliated with one of these institutions.

Applications will be accepted from qualified sophomore and junior students enrolled full-time in a eligible Bachelor of Science program.

Eligible majors include the following or related STEM subjects: electrical, aerospace, systems or computer engineering; computer engineering technology; computer information systems; information systems management; computer science; physics; or mathematics. Majors directly related to the support of U.S.intelligence or homeland security enterprises with relevance to the mission of AFCEA will also be eligible.

Special consideration will be given to military enlisted candidates/military veterans.

Scholarship Opportunity Contact Information

Primary Contact: Mr. Fred H. Rainbow
AFCEA Educational Foundation
4400 Fair Lakes Court
Fairfax, VA 22033
Email: Scholarshipsinfo@afcea.org
Phone: (703) 631-6138 or (800) 336-4583 ext. 6138
Secondary Contact: Norma Corrales
AFCEA Educational Foundation
4400 Fair Lakes Court
Fairfax, VA 22033
Phone: (703) 631-6149 or (800) 336-4583 ext. 6149