Award Amount: $5,000
Number of Awards: Not known
Deadline: August 1 through November 15
Winner Announcement: Not known
Veterans of Foreign Wars have teamed up with Student Veterans of America and Sports Clips Haircuts to announce the “Sports Clips Help A Hero Scholarship”. The scholarship is open to students who have completed Basic Training and follow-on training (Advanced Individual Training, technical school, etc.). This program will help for those students who want achieve educational goals without incurring excessive student loan.
The Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States is a nonprofit veteran service organization comprised of eligible veterans and military service members from the active, guard and reserve forces. The organization works to foster camaraderie among United States veterans of overseas conflicts.
To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:
- Be a citizen of the United States
- Be retired, honorably discharged, active duty, or a member of the National Guard or Reserve
- Have completed Basic Training and follow-on training (Advanced Individual Training, technical school, etc.)
- Separated with or currently hold a military rank of E-5 or below
- Participate in, be accepted to or currently enrolled in a VA-approved program or school at an accredited post-secondary institution
- Limited to one per family per semester
Instructions for Applying:
To apply, the candidates must login themselves through the given link. All applicants must create a new account each application period by using the “Signup” portion on this page.
The Veterans of Foreign Wars will provide an award up to $5,000 that is restricted for tuition and fees only and will be paid directly to accredited schools.
Detailed Information Link:
If you have any questions or additional query, send an email to HelpAHero-at-vfw.org