Scholarship Application Requirements. Applicants must
- Have a GPA of 2.8 or above.
- Describe your financial need.
- Complete the application form and write a 2-page or more essay.
- Provide documentation of community service activities.
- Complete a 30-minute physical training session. (PFT scores qualify)
- Attach a completed resume.
All Requirements Must Be Met or Your Application Will Not Be Considered
DEADLINE: Applications Must Be Post Marked by January 30, 2020
Please email your application and essay to firstname.lastname@example.org
Academic Scholarships Essay Questions
Essay questions are listed below under each scholarship. Scholarship money will be given to schools/organization with the recipient’s name on it. Money will be NOT be given to recipients.
Cpl Binh Le – $1,000
Criteria: Senior in high school or in college who has immigrated to the United States from another country, and is joining one of the branches of the armed forces or is enrolling at a military school in the United States.
Essay Question: As an immigrant from another country, why are you choosing to serve in the United States military?
Eagle Scout – $1,000
Criteria: Eagle Scout with BSA in good standing.
Essay Questions: How has scouts impacted your life, and what things are you doing to better your community?
Military Youth – $1,000
Criteria: Be part of any military youth organization such as Sea Cadets, Civil Air Patrol, Young Marines, JROTC, AFJRTOC, MCJROTC, XMC, and is seeking to go into the military or college.
Essay Question: How has the military youth organization motivated you to better your community?
Future PJ – $1,000
Criteria: If you are interested in becoming a PJ, you must demonstrate current or existing interest and involvement in the program.
Essay Question: What does the phrase “These things we do, that others may live” mean to you, and how do you apply it in everyday life?
Extreme Military Challenge! (XMC) Cadet Basic Training – (50% total program cost)
Criteria: If you are interested in joining the XMC family, you must first go through Cadet Basic Training and earn the title “Cadet”. Priority is given to children of Military/EMS/LE.
Essay Question: What makes you stand apart from everyone else who is applying for this scholarship?
Extreme Military Challenge! (XMC) Cadet Program – (50% total program cost)
Criteria: Open to any returning cadet who has gone through 4 weeks at XMC. Another scholarship will be granted to cadet training service support for XMC.
Essay Question: How has XMC impacted your life for the better?