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VFW Military Scholarship Eligibility Criteria
« on: April 02, 2007, 04:00:27 pm »
 :o  The VFW's Military Scholarship program provides twenty-five $3,000 scholarships annually to VFW members who are currently serving in uniform or have been discharged within the 36 months before the December 31 deadline.

 :D  The scholarships are awarded to five members from each branch of service (Army, Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force and Coast Guard) during the first quarter of the year following the deadline.

 :)  The Program works on a points system and is based on an applicants VFW participation and recruiting. For a copy of the scholarship borchure, go to: www.vfw.org/resources/pdf/militaryscholarship.pdf

 :o  Your invited to view a video from VFW Nat'l at:  www.vfw.org/resources/leveld/movies/militaryscholarship.wmv

This National VFW Program can be a great tool for Posts in recruiting new and younger members.    8)
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Re: VFW Military Scholarship Eligibility Criteria
« Reply #1 on: January 11, 2010, 01:22:35 am »
hey, this post is somewhat old. I am posting this reply to know that this scholarship program is still available ??

I have a friend who would have a definite benefit from this program.

Waiting for a reply. If still available please mention more details.
TIA :)

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Re: VFW Military Scholarship Eligibility Criteria
« Reply #2 on: January 11, 2010, 01:09:18 pm »
This Scholarship Program was dropped by VFW Nat'l
last year and is not being renewed or replaced.
Joe Kleinsmith
All State VFW Post 1716 Cmdr (1998-2000)
Cpt, VFW Post Honor Guard, Retired (1991-2009)
SC-SB County Council Cmdr (1996-1997)
SFC, US Army, Retired (1971-1991)
Full Time RV'er
www.vfwwebcom.org/ca/post1716
http://vfwwebcom.org/ca/Post1716HonorGuard/