AFCEA Central Virginia to Award Scholarships for Women & Minority Students Studying Technology/Math/Science

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afcea_centva_logoThe Armed Forces Communications Electronics Association of Central Virginia (AFCEA CEVA) is awarding four $1,000 merit-based scholarship grants to qualified minority or female students enrolled in four-year accredited science or engineering programs at a Virginia college or university.

The scholarships to be awarded include:

  • SRC Minority STEM Scholarship: $1,000 scholarship to be awarded to a minority student.  (“Minority” is defined as US citizen or visa-holding Permanent Resident of the US or minority descent including African American, Asian, Pacific Island, Native American, Native Alaskan, or Hispanic.)
  • SRC Women STEM Scholarship: $1,000 scholarship to be awarded to a female student.
  • Battelle Minority STEM Scholarship: $1,000 scholarship to be awarded to a minority student.  (“Minority” is defined as US citizen or visa-holding Permanent Resident of the US or minority descent including African American, Asian, Pacific Island, Native American, Native Alaskan, or Hispanic.)
  • Battelle Women STEM Scholarship: $1,000 scholarship to be awarded to a female student.

Eligibility: Women and minority high school seniors and current college undergraduates or graduates pursuing full-time degrees from an accredited four-year college or university in Virginia in Information Technology/Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Pure Natural/Physical sciences, or other technology-related fields are eligible.  Students must be a resident of a Central Virginia county, specifically Albemarle, Augusta, Buckingham, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, Madison, Nelson, Orange, Rockbridge or the City of Charlottesville.

Instructions: Information in this application must be typed or computer generated. Additional pages may be attached if desired. Reference the attached information by citing the appropriate paragraph number. A personal or telephone interview may be requested by the evaluation committee.

 

Requests for the application can be e-mailed to AFCEACEVAscholarships@gmail.com

Deadline for submissions:  5:00 p.m. 15 March 2014

Announcement of Awards: 1 April 2014

 

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